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Men from Has kept the Albanian tradition of bread baking
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Men from Has kept the Albanian tradition of bread baking

If you think that baking bread at home has already vanished nowadays, think twice. This early ottoman tradition of homemade bread still exists in Balkans, at least in the Has region of Albania, where you can be certified about your bread-making skills. Pellumb Peka is a successful Albanian owner of a bakery in this city,...

“Saranda Fair 2014” second national edition, an exibition of handicraft works
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“Saranda Fair 2014” second national edition, an exibition of handicraft works

Ionian Agency of Enviroment and Tourism organized in Saranda the “Saranda Fair 2014” second national edition on 14-16 August, with the support of Saranda Municipality. In this fair, more than 60 commercial entreprices and dozens of artisans from different regions of Albania attended it with the aim to promote their handicrafts and art works. The...

Korca’s Feast of Beer starts its seventh edition
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Korca’s Feast of Beer starts its seventh edition

August 13th is the annual starting date of a five consecutive nights of Korça’s Feast of Beer , which is one of the biggest public feasts in Albania, with the participation of more than 100.000 persons. The event will be  attended by a large number of locals and foreign visitors who will have the opportunity...

4G tender for mobile companies in Albania
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4G tender for mobile companies in Albania

As the technology advances, Albania is trying to follow the latest trends on this field, at least regarding to the latest communication developments. The Albanian Authority of Electronic and Postal Communications has lately published the tender for four 4G mobile frequencies. For the first three frequency bands, the floor price will be 1.5 million euros,...

Grand Viziers of Ottoman Empire with Albanian roots
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Grand Viziers of Ottoman Empire with Albanian roots

Who would have though that the founder of modern Egypt was Albanian? If you know anything about Albania’s history, you surely know the fact that the country has been under the Ottoman Empire rule for five centuries, from 1385 to 1912. During this long time, Albanian little boys were taken and recruited by Ottomans in order...

Early Turkish Bath Discovered in Shkoder, Albania
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Early Turkish Bath Discovered in Shkoder, Albania

A fourteenth-century Turkish bath with a central heating system was discovered at the site of the ancient Illyrian town of Shkodra in northwestern Albania by archaeologist Piotr Dyczek of the University of Warsaw. “We know of very few early hammams. This makes our discovery even more interesting, because it allows us to see how the...

Balkan Computer Congress (BalCCon) to hold its first event
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Balkan Computer Congress (BalCCon) to hold its first event

The world of technology and the everyday developments expose the need to gather and to talk about the latest initiatives, startups or invention. Tech people (web developers, designers, SEO-s, ect.) find it necessary to meet and discuss about what is currenty happening and what the future holds. One of the most important and entertaining activities...