Category: Lifestyle

There’s a Puppet Festival for All Ages Happening in Tirana 

There’s a Puppet Festival for All Ages Happening in Tirana 

TIRANA, May 28 The Albanian capital is turning into a cultural hub for the region and beyond. For six days Tirana will host the International Puppet Theatre Festival Albania. This festival will showcase original performances by puppet theatres from all over the world. (Find the...

Things You Can Only Buy in Albania

Things You Can Only Buy in Albania

TIRANA, February 28 Albania is a fast-emerging tourist destination. It is home to ancient sites, beautiful beaches, natural settings and old traditions. All these elements are often included in handmade souvenirs that you can buy only in the old bazaars or gift shops. While most...

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...