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Onufri Museum Sets Standard in Digital Visiting Experiences
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Onufri Museum Sets Standard in Digital Visiting Experiences

TIRANA, May 24 Berat’s Onufri Museum is the first national institution of its kind that offers onsite enhanced visiting experiences through digital tools. Starting Thursday, Albanian and international visitors can engage in a memorable storytelling experience through a multilingual audio guide. They can switch between Albanian, English, German, and Italian spoken commentary. Besides the fact...

Save the Date for Natyra Fest 2019, #EjaneGramsh
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Save the Date for Natyra Fest 2019, #EjaneGramsh

TIRANA, May 17 The third edition of Natyra Fest, a much-anticipated event on the natural and cultural landscapes of Gramshi area, will kick off on 25-26 May. The event that aims at promoting tourism, outdoor recreation and conservation in Gramshi welcomes outdoor enthusiasts from all over Albania to join the two-day program of events and...

“9 Reasons Why You Should Visit Albania”
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“9 Reasons Why You Should Visit Albania”

TIRANA, May 17 Anita Hendrieka, is a renown blogger from New Zealand who has traveled across the world, her blogs have been featured in many international magazines such as Huffington Post and Canadian Traveler Magazine, visiting recently even the Balkans, including Albania. In her blog about Albania, she counts the reasons why she finds the...

Boboshtica, the ‘Forgotten’ Village of Korca
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Boboshtica, the ‘Forgotten’ Village of Korca

TIRANA, May 15 Boboshtica (or Boboshtice in Albanian) is a village in Korca county, in the south-east of Albania. Boboshtica is known for its amazing nature with fresh air and water, diverse bushy plants, centuries-old fruit trees, oak and coniferous trees, and many medicinal plants. Small houses made of stone with particular architecture, churches, bridges,...

Italian Media Suggests Vlora as this Summer’s Destination
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Italian Media Suggests Vlora as this Summer’s Destination

TIRANA, May 14 Another media has spoken recently about doing tourism in Albania. The Italian media “Si viaggia”, profiled in tourism and trips, has written a long article about Albania as the destination for this summer, particularly for the region of Vlora. In the article are described with details, the coastal city of Vlora, the...

Cultural Tourism Market Sees Growth in Q1, 2019
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Cultural Tourism Market Sees Growth in Q1, 2019

TIRANA, May 1   The latest statistics for the first quarter of 2019 (Q1) indicate that cultural tourism continues to register a steady increase compared to 2018. The quarterly report on culture published by the Albanian Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) offers insights into cultural tourism and key trends for both domestic and international travelers.  ...

Tourism Trends 2014-2018, Who Stayed and Spent More
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Tourism Trends 2014-2018, Who Stayed and Spent More

TIRANA, April 24 Tourism in Albania is a growing trend and power for the country in recent decades, especially since the 1990s, generating millions of Euros each year, and where thousands of people are employed. A recent report made public by the National Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) in collaboration with Bank of Albania (BOA) gives...

Must-see Monuments of Culture around Berat
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Must-see Monuments of Culture around Berat

Besides the UNESCO World Heritage Site status, Berat is home to 122 monuments of culture of the first category. The list includes small castles, ancient settlements, bridges, churches, mosques, shrines, ruins, etc. Most of them are found in the surrounding villages and can be used as an advantage for attracting visitors in the countryside. Berati...

The Most Scenic Drives in Albania
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The Most Scenic Drives in Albania

Who doesn’t love a good road or bike trip? Hitting the road in Albania is among the coolest things travelers can do. Albania has more than 20,000 km of roads that include motorways and dirt roads. Yet, for adventure seekers looking for nice sceneries, and the adrenaline factor, there are enough options worth the drive...