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Atelier Albania announces international competition on “Osumi Island” in Berat
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Atelier Albania announces international competition on “Osumi Island” in Berat

With the request of Berat Municipality and with the approval of the Prime Minister’s office, Atelier Albania announced the international competition for “searching through projecting”, which invites all interested companies to propose the panoramic development of Osumi island in Berat and to find manners in being elastic and renewable towards natural phenomena, by using the...

Albania promotes its tourism potential in Hague, Netherlands
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Albania promotes its tourism potential in Hague, Netherlands

Albania’s tourism potential has been showcased for Hague’s citizens in an exhibition titled “Albania, EU candidate, from Air and Water”, a collection of photos by two renowned Albanian photographers, Alket Islami and Igli Pustina. The exhibition was organized by the National Agency of Tourism with the support of Albanian Embassy in Hague, and took place at the...

Theth National Park and the phenomenon of “kulla”
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Theth National Park and the phenomenon of “kulla”

Theth National Park is one of the most visited touristic spots in Albania. With a very old tradition, Theth village has a lot to offer to foreign tourists that are curious about lifestyle and old traditions which still get practiced by locals. Despite natural beauties, a very interesting element of Theth village is Kulla, a...

Minister of Tourism speaks at “Reputation War” international conference
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Minister of Tourism speaks at “Reputation War” international conference

Minister of Tourism and Urban Development, Elgantina Gjermeni held a speech at “Reputation War”, the third international conference, which took place in Paris, France during her four-day official visit. Gjermeni’s speech entitled “How to change the image of a place which has had a bad reputation for many decades?”, highlighted several positive events which occurred...

Minister of Tourism presents in France government’s iniatives in tourism
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Minister of Tourism presents in France government’s iniatives in tourism

Minister of Tourism Eglantina Gjermeni is having an official visit in France in the framework of enhancing cooperation between France and Albania in the tourism field. During her visit, Mrs. Gjermeni held a meeting with the president of Albania-France Friendship Group and president of National Assembly as well, Mrs. Viviane le Dissez. The Minister presented...

Skylife Turkish magazine: “The Beauty of Balkan? Albania”
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Skylife Turkish magazine: “The Beauty of Balkan? Albania”

Skylife Turkish magazine has published an article for Albania, entitled “The Beauty of Balkan: Albania”, by the journalist Melek Cevahiroğlu Ömür. “With its innumerable shades of green nature, the wonderful seashore, cultural heritage and the delicious cuisine, not to mention its economic potentials, Albania is a small place with a history that has to be...

Minister of Tourism: Tourism sector performed positively during 2014
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Minister of Tourism: Tourism sector performed positively during 2014

Tourism sector during 2014 developed rapidly since the number of tourists coming to Albania for the first time, increased by 25%, compared to figures of 2013. The Minister of Tourism Eglantina Gjermeni declared these figures during her first interview for 2015. According to the Minister “the summer touristic season had a positive performance in the...

Ohrid lake waves turn into frozen ice in Pograced city
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Ohrid lake waves turn into frozen ice in Pograced city

Low record temperatures under -14 degrees registered in Pogradec city in the last days of December have frozen the waves of the Ohrid Lake while encountering land or rocks, along the shore. The spectacular view has attracted many visitors which had never seen such natural occurrence. Even the locals said this phenomenon didn’t happen since...

Telegraph: Albania listed the third on 20 destinations for 2015
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Telegraph: Albania listed the third on 20 destinations for 2015

This is not an original article of invest-in-albania.org. The original article first published at Telegraph, written by Caroline Shearing. Photo courtesy: telegraph.co.uk Telegraph world known site published on December 29, 2014 a list of top 20 destinations for 2015, listing Albania as the third most preferred place to be visited. The country is considered by Caroline...

National Agency of Coastline to cooperate with University of Michigan
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National Agency of Coastline to cooperate with University of Michigan

National Agency of Coastline has started collaborating with the University of Michigan, and many of Mich students will be part of different archeological and marine projects in Albanian coastline. Albanian coastline is not rich only in natural beauties but also in archeological and mineral assets. Adriatic-Ionian Coast has been seen as the intersection of maritime thoroughfares in early...