Galichnik, Macedonia (FYROM)

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Galičnik Галичник Village Galichnik-View-Northern-Slope.jpg Galičnik is located in Republic of Macedonia GaličnikGaličnik Location within Macedonia Coordinates: 41°35′39″N 20°39′11″ECoordinates: 41°35′39″N 20°39′11″E Country Macedonia MunicipalityRegion Mavrovo and Rostuša Municipality Statistical region Polog region Highest elevation 1,500 m (4,900 ft) Population (2002) • Total 3 Time zone CET (UTC+1) • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2) Car plates GV Galičnik (Macedonian: Галичник) is a mountain village in the Republic of Macedonia and along with Lazaropole is one of the two biggest and oldest Mijak villages in the region. Galičnik has well-preserved traditional architecture, including an amphitheater in the village square, and is famous for its surrounding countryside and nature reserve. People from Galičnik and northwestern Macedonia appreciate the local yellow cheese kaškaval(Kashkaval) that is produced in the region as well as the local salt brine white cheese "belo sirenje" which is homemade speciality for this region.

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