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Photos: Snow Coats Albania

Photos: Snow Coats Albania

TIRANA, January 10 With the exception of capital city Tirana, heavy snowfalls hit the entire country from north to the south. Social media has been gushing with photos of Albanian cities and villages in their winter glory. Gjirokastra Photo credit: Evis Imeraj Photo Credit: Te falem...

Apple Farmers Suffering Losses due to Lack of Market

Apple Farmers Suffering Losses due to Lack of Market

TIRANA, January 3 Apple farmers in Voskop village, six km away from Korca, have not harvested their crops due to the lack of buyers. Farmer Xh. Shaholli said for Top Channel that he sold only ten percent of his annual apple crop while he stored...

Visitors Flock to Korca for End of Year Festivities

Visitors Flock to Korca for End of Year Festivities

TIRANA, December 27 Korca as a hub of culture, art, and tradition is a year-round destination in Albania. Yet the city has its peak season during winter, and especially during the end of year festivities. The number of people visiting Korca during the last week...

Korca Sees First Snowfall of the Season 

Korca Sees First Snowfall of the Season 

TIRANA, November 19 After a hot long summer and an unusually warm autumn and no rain at all, the first snowfall hit southeastern Albania during the weekend. It has been common since a few years for the seasons in Albania to switch from summer to...

The Honey Trail, Discover the Sweetest Tour in Albania

The Honey Trail, Discover the Sweetest Tour in Albania

Interview with Susanne Wilm from Berlin, one of the initiators of Bee Albania and the Honey Trail tours Susanne Wilm, Sondor Travel, and the Albanian Beekeeping Association developed a touristic venture that explores Albania’s longstanding beekeeping tradition while at the same time supporting rural beekeepers...

Best Destinations for Winter Holidays in Albania

Best Destinations for Winter Holidays in Albania

TIRANA, March 2 Albania is known for its warm Mediterranean climate and Albanians used to travel to neighboring Kosovo, Macedonia, or Montenegro for snow holidays even though there are several snow destinations in the southeastern and northern part of the county. During the last week...

What to do in Korca on a Weekend?

What to do in Korca on a Weekend?

TIRANA, February 21 Italian journalist and travel blogger Francesca Masotti dedicate da blog post to the Albanian city of Korca. “What to do on a weekend in the small Paris of Albania” is the article originally written in the Italian language and published by Francesca...

Thousands Flock to Korca for Christmas Celebrations

Thousands Flock to Korca for Christmas Celebrations

TIRANA, December 26 There is no better time to visit Korca than during the end of year festivities. Thousands of visitors celebrated Christmas in Korca. This city is Albania’s top destination during the Christmas time as Albanians from all over the country and beyond its...