Bitola or Manastır as we know it. Today, part of Macedonia this lovely town occupies a very important part in Turkish history. Mustafa Kemal Atatürk studied military high school in this town.
The singer is Ajri Demirovski (Hayri Demirovski). He migrated to Turkey in 50s and passed away in İzmir in 2009. The song is quiet popular in the Balkans.
Let it go out to all immigrants of Rumelian origins.