Gevgelija (native: Гевгелија) is a town with a population of 15.685, located in the very southeast of the Republic of Macedonia along the banks of the Vardar River, situated at the country's main border with Greece (Bogorodica-Evzoni).
Located between the mountains Kozhuf and Pajak, only 70 km from Thessaloniki and 165 km from Skopje, the town acts as a rail depot between the two countries, making it a central location in its region. Its position in the south of the country gives it a warm, Mediterranean climate. It's considered that Gevgelija is one of the warmest cities in Europe. The temperature at the city is very high at the summers, sometimes it can reach to 45 degrees Celsius.
Gevgelija has a large number of casinos located in the city and its surroundings.
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