Albania emerges as Europe’s last undiscovered beach

Visiting Albania for the first time For decades, Albania this small country, on the western side of the Balkan Peninsula, surrounded, on one side by sea, and the other by Slavic dictatorships, was shut off completely to the outside world. In five to 10 years, luxury may be in the offing, but along with it, […]

Albanian Riviera as the best fall destination

Albanian Riviera, Western Balkans Beach Vacation Each week National Geographic Traveler editors select a seasonal trip showcasing the world’s best destinations to visit right now. 2013 Best Fall Trip #1 Albania’s southwestern Ionian coast is a short ferry hop from Corfu, Greece, yet remains relatively undiscovered and affordable. Summer traffic is increasing along the sun-bleached […]

Albania – an interesting place

Visit Albania for your holidays Located in the south-eastern part of Europe, Albania is a country surrounded by other states on its sides. This country is far away from the noise and pollution of city life and has diverse landscapes, rich history and tradition. It has beautiful inland lakes, natural lagoons, raging rivers, high peaks, […]

Apartment block, Tirane, Albania

Why Albania can be great for photographers. Guest post from Tony Eveling (Follow on Google+) At the end of communism in Albania, there were many very grey, uniform communist era apartment blocks lining wide boulevard style roads in the capital of Tirane.  To brighten the city up a bit, it was decided to paint the […]

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