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Honey Bee Tourism in Albania, Walk the Sweet Routes
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Honey Bee Tourism in Albania, Walk the Sweet Routes

TIRANA, November 8 When one wants to be creative in the tourism industry, one launches a honey bee holiday project. Apitourism is one of those trends that the responsible travel sector strives for. This really sweet approach to sustainability offers a new aspect to responsible travel while raising awareness on the importance of bees for...

Albania, Invest in Travel and Tourism
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Albania, Invest in Travel and Tourism

TIRANA, November 8 Whether traveling for leisure or business purposes, people always rely on a wide array of infrastructures such as transport means, communication, accommodation, entertainment services and much more. The infrastructure quality and capacity are key to the development of a successful tourism and travel sector. The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2019...

Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu National Museum Celebrates 37 Years
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Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu National Museum Celebrates 37 Years

TIRANA, November 1 Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu National Museum celebrates the 37th anniversary of its inauguration today. Considered as one of the most visited attractions in Albania, the museum was constructed as a venue and memorial for the most important and popular figure in Albanian history. Today, along with the Ethnographic Museum of Kruja, it is...

Peja Pass Lake in Theth
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Peja Pass Lake in Theth

TIRANA, October 31 Peja Pass Lake (Liqeni i Qafes se Pejes) is located in the upper part of ShalaValley on Thethi – Guci itinerary. An alternative name of the lake is Peshkeqe. Peja Pass is over 1,715 meters above the sea level, while the lake is situated at 1,619 meters above the sea level. The...

Best Autumn Road – Trips in Albania
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Best Autumn Road – Trips in Albania

TIRANA, October 30 Fall foliage is the best show of the season and you can take a trip to witness one of the most beautiful natural phenomena. Leaf-peeping as known in the United States is an activity in which people hit the road and travel to places where they can enjoy or photograph the fascinating...

Discover Hinka Waterfall and Peshtani Hills in Fier
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Discover Hinka Waterfall and Peshtani Hills in Fier

TIRANA, October 29 Hinka waterfall, a long-forgotten attraction in Fieri area, is gaining attention among the local residents and beyond. The waterfall located in Peshtani hills is a 16 minutes’ drive away from Fier. During the last decades, the waterfall was known among the people of Fier and Levan of the area as a destination...

Fall Colors at Thethi’s Blue Eye
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Fall Colors at Thethi’s Blue Eye

TIRANA, October 28 The Blue Eye of Theth receives numerous visitors and it’s one of the most famous tourist attractions in the Northern Region. Although most visitors go there in the summertime, the Blue Eye is an excellent fall destination. Here are some beautiful shots by Abdulla Diku to prove it. The Blue Eye, Theth...

The Monks’ Olive Oil Legacy at Ardenica Monastery
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The Monks’ Olive Oil Legacy at Ardenica Monastery

TIRANA, October 28 From Trappist Beer to wine, cheese, and even cannabidiol tinctures in California, monks and nuns from all over the world are famous for making some delicious and high-sought-after products. It is widely known that many regional products from Medieval Times in Europe were made by monks. What about Albania? What is the...

Explore Prespa Lakes, Three Countries One Region
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Explore Prespa Lakes, Three Countries One Region

TIRANA, October 25 Nature, animals and birds know no borders. Feel this type of freedom in Prespa transboundary area Good things are better shared! The top destination in Albania for a quiet mystical holiday, silent but starry night skies, and a little inner peace where to reconnect with nature and self is shared with North...

How to Apply for Classification of Tourist Facilities?
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How to Apply for Classification of Tourist Facilities?

TIRANA, October 22 Every accommodation facility that operates in the hospitality sector in Albania must apply for the category certificate by December 2019. The Ministry of Tourism and Environment announced that the process of the mandatory classification of accommodation facilities has started and the last day for applying is on December 31, 2019. The brings...