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Top ten touristic villages to be visited during 2014 in Albania
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Top ten touristic villages to be visited during 2014 in Albania

The National Agency of Tourism and “Campus Albania” have listed the top ten touristic villages to visit during 2014. The specific elements and criteria taken in consideration for the compilation of this list were: the nature, ecosystem, culinary and infrastructure. Thethi village took the first place,  the very well known National Park, situated in the...

Valbona Valley (National Park), the destination of relax
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Valbona Valley (National Park), the destination of relax

 Photo credits: Tropoja fan page Valbona Valley is situated in the center of Albanian Alps in the Tropoja district and is a state protected National Park. It covers a surface of 8000 hectares and offers a variety of opportunities for tourism, fishing, mountaineering and trekking. The road infrastructure has improved very fast during the last...

The Guardian: Walking in Albania’s ‘Accursed Mountains’
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The Guardian: Walking in Albania’s ‘Accursed Mountains’

This is not an original article of invest-in-albania.org.  You may read the original one by clicking here.   On a new trek in the Accursed Mountains of Albania, our writer discovers an unspoilt landscape that doesn’t live up to its name. Like many minor roads in Albania, the route from the northern city of Shkodër to the...

Eight Reasons to Move Albania to the Top of Your Travel List
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Eight Reasons to Move Albania to the Top of Your Travel List

This is not an original article of invest-in-albania.org.  You may read the original one by clicking here.   Tell someone you’re traveling to Albania, and you’re likely to get asked a couple of questions. “Where is Albania?” “Is it dangerous?” “What are you going to do there?” and most common of all, “Why?” The tiny, often...

New Slovenian flights to boost Albania’s accessibility as tourism thrives 
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New Slovenian flights to boost Albania’s accessibility as tourism thrives 

Slovenian national carrier, Adria Airways, recently announced plans to expand its flight plan with the addition of new routes in 2015 that will connect the capital of Tirana with the popular, and populous, north European capital cities of Paris and Brussels.The announcement comes as part of the company’s wider strategy to continue the expansion of routes to and...

“Atlantid Eco Camp” beach, a new eco-alternative!
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“Atlantid Eco Camp” beach, a new eco-alternative!

”Atlantid Eco Camp” beach is an initiative taken by a group of Albanian and foreign youngsters that live in Albania. They have more than two years that spend their summer weekends cleaning the beach, displaying different entertaining activities and  enjoying summer weekends. Their aim is to promote eco tourism in Albania and different new sports...

Albania and Norway, joint projects in tourism sector
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Albania and Norway, joint projects in tourism sector

Minister of Tourism and Urban Development Eglantina Gjermeni attended a meeting with the Norwegian ambassador in Albania Jan Braathu. The main reason for their meeting was the discussion about the realization and finalization of joint projects in the tourism sector, particularly projects in the Albania-Kosovo border area. The further development of digital diplomacy as a...

Ekathimerini Greek newspaper on Albanian tourism
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Ekathimerini Greek newspaper on Albanian tourism

This is not an original article of invest-in-albania.org. You may read the original one by clicking here.   Greek newspaper Ekathimerini published the following article about the attractiveness of  Albanian Riviera. “On the outskirts of the archaeological site of Butrint, a few kilometers from Saranda, a group of tourists from Western Europe followed their guides. The Dutch Bregi...

Osumi Cayons, Albania’s Colorado
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Osumi Cayons, Albania’s Colorado

Osumi Canyons are 26 km length, in an altitude of 450m from sea level. It is supposed they have been formed 2-3 million years ago from water erosion that dips in to the earth. Through all of its strait, it contains a lot of underground passages and unexplored caves. It is often thought that canyons...

Minister Gjermeni: Valbona national park is an important national asset
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Minister Gjermeni: Valbona national park is an important national asset

Minister or Urban Development and Tourism Eglantina Gjermeni visited Margegaj commune in the Tropoja district, accompanied by Albania’s ambassador in Kosovo Mr. Qemal Minxhozi and other diplomats. During her stay along with the Ministry staff, she vowed to support Valbona’s National Park sustainable tourism development, emphasizing the big importance and impact of public investments in...