Ohrid is a city in Macedonia and the seat of the Ohrid Municipality. It is the largest city on Lake Ohrid and the eighth-largest city in the country, with over 42,000 inhabitants as of 2002. Ohrid once had 365 churches, one for each day of the year, and has been referred to as a "Jerusalem of the Balkans". The city of Ohrid is rich in picturesque houses and monuments, and tourism is predominant. It is located southwest of Skopje, west of Resen and Bitola. In 1979 and in 1980 respectively, Ohrid and Lake Ohrid were accepted as Cultural and Natural World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.
There is a nearby international airport, Ohrid Airport (now known as "St. Paul the Apostle Airport") that is open all year round. Ohrid St. Paul the Apostle Airport (Macedonian: Аеродром „Св. Апостол Павле“ Охрид, romanized: Aerodrom „Sv. Apostol Pavle“ Ohrid, IATA: OHD, ICAO: LWOH), also known as Ohrid Airport (Macedonian: Аеродром Охрид, romanized: Aerodrom Ohrid), is an international airport in Ohrid, Macedonia. The airport is located 9 km (5.6 mi) northwest from Ohrid. The main purpose of St. Paul the Apostle Airport is to serve as a second airport in Macedonia and alternative to Skopje International Airport and cater to flights bringing in tourists destined for Ohrid. The airport can accommodate small to medium-sized aircraft. The apron can park up to 9 aircraft and the terminal is equipped to handle up to 400,000 passengers annually. Helicopter transfer service to holiday destinations in Macedonia and private jet charter flights to London in UK, Paris and Monaco in France, Lisbon and Faro in Portugal, Madrid, Barcelona and Malaga in Spain, Rome, Milan and Venice in Italy, Zagreb and Dubrovnik in Croatia, Athens, Mykonos and Santorini in Greece, Moscow and St. Petersburg in Russia, Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich in Germany, Zurich and Geneva in Switzerland... VIP flight services!