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Medical Tourism, Finding the Fountain of Youth in Albania
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Medical Tourism, Finding the Fountain of Youth in Albania

TIRANA, August 13 General healthcare and aesthetic medicine in Albania are like night and day, particularly during a world pandemic. With a highly favorable location and affordable prices, Albania makes a great European option for health tourism compared to distant destinations like Thailand, Dubai, Brazil, or Mexico. Not to forget the fact that overseas countries...

Medical Tourists Arrivals in Albania Double in 2019
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Medical Tourists Arrivals in Albania Double in 2019

TIRANA, January 24 Medical tourist arrivals in Albania doubled during 2019. Even though the official figure confirmed by the Institute of Statistics, (INSTAT) is modest, the growth seems promising. The number of international citizens who came to Albania for medical treatments during January-December 2019 was 658 or 138 percent more compared to 2018. Private-run hospitals...

Discover Grazhdani Castle in Peshkopia
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Discover Grazhdani Castle in Peshkopia

TIRANA, October 11 Those who travel to Dibra for sure know how to taste the adventure as the region is known for its great food and outdoor experiences. Dibra is not as popular as other regions, yet it has the resources to develop a sustainable tourism industry that would provide social, environmental, and economic benefits....

Albania Is Emerging as a Medical Tourism Destination
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Albania Is Emerging as a Medical Tourism Destination

TIRANA, April 21 The medical tourism market in Albania is expected to grow. Based on official data provided by the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) 180 international visitors traveled to Albania during the first quarter of 2017 for medical procedures, mostly for dental and aesthetic treatments. Meanwhile, 663 visitors visited Albania during the last year for...

Medical and Religious Tourism on the Rise and Competition as Well
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Medical and Religious Tourism on the Rise and Competition as Well

TIRANA, October 21 The economic impact of medical and religious health tourism in Albania seems to increase as the country is turning into a highly sought-after destination by visitors that travel for these reasons. Given that Albania features a combination of different cultures such as, roman, byzantine, ottoman, the number of international tourists that have...