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Winter in Albania: Where to Go?
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Winter in Albania: Where to Go?

TIRANA, March 2 There is a good deal of untapped potential for winter tourism in Albania, yet lack of investments, infrastructure and communication ties between the public and private sectors, possible exposure to climate change, and increased competition from neighboring countries significantly affect this underdeveloped sector. Albania’s tourism industry is a major contributor to the...

Albanian AstroTourism: Pristine Night Skies in Europe
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Albanian AstroTourism: Pristine Night Skies in Europe

TIRANA, February 25 Invest in Albania has always promoted the country’s pristine night skies and the need to go through the process of at least on Dark Sky Reserve in Albania, as most of the world is affected by light pollution. A fog of light prevents citizens from nearby Italy to observe the beauty of...

Albania’s Best Wild Swimming Walks
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Albania’s Best Wild Swimming Walks

TIRANA, February 21 Hiking and swimming go hand to hand in Albania. From a coastal hike with a hidden cove on the Ionian or Adriatic to one of the highest glacial lake in the Balkans, these wild swimming walks are like nothing you’ve ever seen or read before about walking holidays in Albania Call it...

Albania to Adopt New Law on Nautical Tourism
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Albania to Adopt New Law on Nautical Tourism

TIRANA, February 20 The beauty of Albania’s beaches made the country a summer destination for many holidaymakers from all over the world, making coastal and maritime tourism the major section of the travel and accommodation industry. Hence, Albanian authorities drafted a bill that will regulate nautical tourism, including pleasure boats and cruise tourism vessels. The...

Explore the Eye of Shegan Natural Spring
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Explore the Eye of Shegan Natural Spring

TIRANA, February 19 In Albania, one can gaze or dive into a few blue eyes  When visiting Shkodra, guests and tourists get to see the beautiful lake, Buna and the Black Drin Rivers and take in the lovely waterscape and scenic sights of Malesia e Madhe area. The region has a huge historical, cultural, and...

Don’t Miss Shkodra Carnival Festival 2020
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Don’t Miss Shkodra Carnival Festival 2020

TIRANA, February 19 This weekend, 20-21-22 February, go experience the beautiful Shkodra carnival, one of the biggest winter festivals in Albania. Every year, visitors from Albanian cites and tourists join the citizens of Shkodra to enjoy a host of activities for all ages, including parades, music shows, masked parties, etc. The carnival of Shkodra dates...

Save the Date for Prespa Winter Festival
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Save the Date for Prespa Winter Festival

Tirana, February 13 Prespa Region is enjoyable all year round. As travel means something different to every single person in the world, the Prespa Region reserve is one of the places where the journey can acquire something more meaningful than just fun. The region is known for its spiritual healing and for the flair of...

Discover the Cultural Historic Heritage of Elbasan
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Discover the Cultural Historic Heritage of Elbasan

TIRANA, February 12 On the right bank of Shkumbini River, at the point where it meets the ancient Via Egnatia, the travelers will find the city of Elbasan, known in ancient times as Skampis. The name of Elbasan changed often during the centuries. The first documentation of the city’s name, Scampius and later Skampi, dates...

Albania on a Bike, from Tirana to Saranda
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Albania on a Bike, from Tirana to Saranda

TIRANA, February 7 The title says something, but the story of Malbec Pilgrim about his time in Albania last summer tells everything to people who love to explore the world on the bike. The Mission of Malbec is to entertain and inspire about traveling the world by bike, as it is the most optimal tool...

Inside Butrinti Unknown War Bunkers
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Inside Butrinti Unknown War Bunkers

TIRANA, January 31 Butrinti National Park is one of the few areas in Albania that was spared from uncontrolled constructions along the coast. Yet, it wasn’t spared by the communism bunkerization paranoia. Like any other hill, beach, village, it has its bunker compound tunneled into Sotira hills. Sotira hills are located on the northwestern part...