Things to do in Gjirokastër

Defined by its roads paved with chunky limestone and shale and imposing slate roofed houses, Gjirokastër is a magical hillside town. Immerse yourself in the local life while enjoying the castle with it’s views of the picturesque Drina Valley. Here are the top things to do during your stay in Gjirokastër. Visit Ismail Kadare’s House […]

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Snowshoeing in Albania – Hut to Hut

I’ve always had a passion for snowshoeing in Albania. Here is a day-by-day run-through of one of my recent adventures through the border-zone between Albania, Kosovo and Montenegro. Day 1. Tropojë village – Sylbicë Huts In the early morning we set out to meet with our host Hailil for a quick cup of coffee before […]

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What You Need to Know About Berat, Albania

The Legend The legend of Berat, Albania is almost as romantic and grand as the place itself. According to the legend, Mt. Tomor (in the east) and Mt. Shpirag (in the west) were brothers, both of whom loved a beautiful maiden who was brushing her golden hair nearby. Overcome with jealousy, the brothers fought to […]

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What to Visit in Saranda

Saranda, with its amazing beaches, is one of the most beautiful seaside cities of Albania. Read on for an insider scoop on the best beaches, as well as some other attractions, in Saranda. Mirror (Pasqyra) Beach View this post on Instagram Good Moening #photocredit @anitahendrieka #photooftheday #visitalbania__ #albania #saranda #plazhipasqyrat #pasqyrat #drone A post shared […]

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Things to do in Korça

Korça lies at the foot of Morava mountain next to an ancient Illyrian settlement. Read on to learn about the best things to do in Korça during your next visit to this beautiful area. View this post on Instagram Repost from @olgerzacephotography @TopRankRepost #TopRankRepost #olgerzacephotography #zace #zacephotography #korce #korcealbania #2018 #visitkorca #visitalbania #springkorca #spring A […]

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