Category: Lifestyle

What to do in Korca on a Weekend?

What to do in Korca on a Weekend?

TIRANA, February 21 Italian journalist and travel blogger Francesca Masotti dedicate da blog post to the Albanian city of Korca. “What to do on a weekend in the small Paris of Albania” is the article originally written in the Italian language and published by Francesca...

Albania’s Top Destinations for Romantic Holidays

Albania’s Top Destinations for Romantic Holidays

TIRANA, February 15 St. Valentine just passed and Albania was out of the radar of travelers that treat themselves with romantic escapes. Yet romance is still in the air in Albania. Based on what the international media is writing about Albania, it’s one of Europe’s...

Tourists and Made-in-Albania Venetian Masks at Venice Carnival

Tourists and Made-in-Albania Venetian Masks at Venice Carnival

TIRANA, February 1 Rio de Janeiro and Tenerife may organize the biggest carnival events in the world, but the most stylish and extravagant is currently taking place in Venice. Over three million tourists from all over the world travel to Venice during the carnival. Yet...

Tirana Among Europe’s Most Affordable Cities

Tirana Among Europe’s Most Affordable Cities

TIRANA, January 5 Tirana is one of the European capitals where it is possible to live on less than 600 pounds, ($800, €673, Lek89,000). According to Business Insider, this is less than one-third of the monthly cost for a person living in London. BI published...

Tirana Getting Ready for the White Night

Tirana Getting Ready for the White Night

TIRANA, November 27 The sleepless night is coming. Be ready for the night of November 29th. The White Night Festival, an annual event during which citizens can access for free museums, galleries, theatres, movie screenings and other festive activities will kick off on Wednesday evening....

Albanian Publishers Call for Tax Reductions

Albanian Publishers Call for Tax Reductions

TIRANA, November 16 The 20th edition of Albania’s National Book Fair, one of the most important cultural activities of the year, kicked off in Tirana on Wednesday at the premises of the Palace of Congresses. All Albanian publishers also unveiled their common request for a...

Saz’Iso Folk Ensemble Starts UK Tour

Saz’Iso Folk Ensemble Starts UK Tour

TIRANA, November 2 Albanian Folk Ensemble Saz’Iso performed for the first time live at BBC Two at ‘Later with Jools Holland’ show. “It was such a thrilling experience to be on Later with Jools Holland last night – the first time ever for Albanian music...

European Mobility Week Kicks off in Tirana

European Mobility Week Kicks off in Tirana

TIRANA, September 18 The Capital city will join the European Mobility Week, September 16-22, an initiative that is taking place in more than 2,000 European cities. Events that promote sustainable urban mobility are organized during this week. Meanwhile, in Tirana, the activities started on Monday...