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Berat Promoted as Must-Go Destination for Japanese Tourists

Berat Promoted as Must-Go Destination for Japanese Tourists

TIRANA, February 13 More tourists from Japan are expected to visit the city of Berat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site during 2019-2020. The city ranks among the favorite Albanian destinations for the Japanese tourists. Chikyu No Arukikata 2019-2020 (The Globe-Totter Travel Guide Book) or the...

Al Jazeera’s  ‘The Traveler’ Show Explores Albania

Al Jazeera’s ‘The Traveler’ Show Explores Albania

TIRANA, January 25 Al Jazeera TV Storytelling Documentary series, The Traveler, explored Albania, or the least pearl of Europe. Mark Hofmeyr traveled across Albania and shared his experience in three episodes of a runtime of 26 minutes each, with most of the postproduction pipeline managed...

Where to Find Olive Oil in Albania

Where to Find Olive Oil in Albania

TIRANA, November 12 There are more than 12 million olive trees in Albania. More than ten percent of those trees are aged 1,000-3,000 years  Olive oil or the ‘liquid gold’ as it was called by Homer, is the most valuable component of the Mediterranean diet....

Berat among Best European Destinations without Crowds

Berat among Best European Destinations without Crowds

TIRANA, November 7 Mass-tourism has an impact on destinations that people love, both for the visitors and for the local people. FOX Italia dedicates a list of suggestions to the travel enthusiasts that have visited all the European major capitals and popular destinations and are...

Top Regional Albanian Products: Traditional Products by Region

Top Regional Albanian Products: Traditional Products by Region

TIRANA, October 30 Know your signature Albanian products by region from the heights of the Accursed Mountains to the clementine orchards of Konispoli. The Albanian products that most foreigners recognize are grappa, olive oil, aromatic and medical herbs, chestnuts, etc. Yet there’s a wide range...

Southern Albania Tourism Potential Not Yet Fully Exploited

Southern Albania Tourism Potential Not Yet Fully Exploited

TIRANA, September 14 The cities of Berat, Permet, Gjirokastra, and Saranda are among the top tourist destinations in Albania. Despite their attractions and eye-catching tourism offer, which is highly competitive compared to the international markets, the southern region has not exploited its tourism potential fully....

Albania among Top 10 Destinations for French Tourists

Albania among Top 10 Destinations for French Tourists

TIRANA, June 25 The French weekly newspaper Journal de Dimanche ranks Albania among the top ten tourist destinations for 2018. Albania is considered as the most secret destination in the newspaper’s list. “Albania, along with Columbia and Haiti, is one of the most attracting destinations,”...

Southern Municipalities Benefit from $71mln Project

Southern Municipalities Benefit from $71mln Project

TIRANA, April 27 Albania Integrated Urban Development and Tourism in southern Albania have started in the cities of Saranda and Berat. The project aims at improving urban infrastructure, enhancing tourism assets, and strengthening institutional capacities in support to tourism and local economic development in the...