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Discover Hinka Waterfall and Peshtani Hills in Fier
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Discover Hinka Waterfall and Peshtani Hills in Fier

TIRANA, October 29 Hinka waterfall, a long-forgotten attraction in Fieri area, is gaining attention among the local residents and beyond. The waterfall located in Peshtani hills is a 16 minutes’ drive away from Fier. During the last decades, the waterfall was known among the people of Fier and Levan of the area as a destination...

No More HPPs on Protected Areas
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No More HPPs on Protected Areas

TIRANA, October 8 The Construction of Hydro Power Plants (HPPS) will no longer be allowed in protected areas. The Ministry of Environment and Tourism adopted a verdict that bans HPPs construction in areas of natural and historic importance. The decision was taken as a consequence of the numerous cases of environmental abuses by concessionary companies...

List of 16 Priority Development Tourism Areas Unveiled
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List of 16 Priority Development Tourism Areas Unveiled

TIRANA, July 20 Sixteen areas throughout Albania have now the status of priority development tourism zones. The Ministry of Tourism and Environment unveiled on Friday the 16 priority tourism areas in a roundtable of investors, representatives of state agencies, mayors, tour operators and tour agencies. The 16 areas have been selected based on natural, historic,...

New Archaeological Research Projects to Start this Year
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New Archaeological Research Projects to Start this Year

TIRANA, March 30 Several archeological research projects will start this year in important archeological sites throughout Albania. Archeological sites are objects of national importance in terms of cultural and historical heritage and they also attract numerous visitors from all over the world. The list of projects adopted by the National Archeology Council aims at researching...