What to visit in Theth, Albania

Top Attractions in Theth, Albania Visit the characteristic Church of Theth Walk up to the Grunas Waterfall Relax and sun bathe at the beautiful Blue Eye water spring Enjoy the breathtaking view over Grunas Canyon Hike the Theth-Valbona Pass Theth, Natural Beauty Meets Rich History Theth is a small village in the north of Albania. The […]

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What to Visit in Kruja, Albania

Kruja was the most important Balkan towns during the 15th century. It successfully withstood at least three major sieges by the Ottoman Empire. The medieval hero Gjergj Kastrioti (a.k.a. “Scanderbeg”) had a base of operations there. The Albanians consider him a symbol of resistance as well as a savior. Even the Ottomans believed that a […]

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8 Best Places to Visit in Albania

1. Tirana Tirana is not only the capital of Albania, but it is also the main economic and cultural center of the country. Life in Tirana revolves around the beautiful Scanderbeg Square located in the center of the city. This retreat in the middle of the bustle of the biggest city in Albania boasts museums, […]

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Berat, Albania: The City of One Thousand Windows

In the southern region of Albania along the banks of the Osumi River, you will find one of the most ancient towns in Albania. The innumerable monuments and characteristic architecture of the houses have proclaimed Berat, Albania a “Museum Town”. The town itself has three distinct parts: Gorica, Mangalem and Kalaja. Within Gorica you will […]

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The National Park of Butrint

Butrinti is the most important archeological site in Albania, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1992. It has been known since the 7th century B.C., as the most important city of Epirus. There are many sights to see within Butrinti. The most interesting ones are the Temple of Asclepius (the 2nd century B.C. God […]

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