Day Trips from Tirana

Albania is a small country, and small countries give you the opportunity to visit a large portion of it in a short amount of time. If you are in Tirana and you want to see more of what Albania has to offer, you’re in the right place! Below are a description of some of the […]

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Things to do in Kruja, Albania

Kruja is one of the most important cities of Albania. It is primarily famous for being the hometown of George Kastriot Skanderbeg, the greatest Albanian hero of all time. Located just one hour from the capital city Tirana, you can easily visit it just for a day. Here are some tips for making the most […]

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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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10 Fun Things to Do in Albania

1. Hike the Alps from Valbone to Theth Walking in Northern Albania seamlessly combines experiencing nature and discovering culture. Take a boat tour through Koman Lake, sleep in guesthouses and experience the local hospitality of the North. Immerse yourself into the local traditions of the Albanian Highlands as you walk through the National Parks of […]

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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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