Albania – a new tourist destination
A country that is still neglected by some tourists, Albania is a hidden paradise. The magnificent country borders with Macedonia, Greece and Montenegro. This area attracts tourists with crystal clear waters, mountain landscapes and preserved nature. Gradually developing European country becomes the “Pearl of the Balkans”.
Albania attracts tourists with its low prices, amazing landscapes and historical sights. This wonderful corner of Europe is really a wonderful place to relax. Here you can enjoy the fantastic beaches of the two seas – Ionian and Adriatic.
The best places in Albania
Pogradec is located in the south-eastern part of Albania on the shores of Lake Ohrid, the deepest lake in the Balkans. Pogradec is one of the least studied tourist resorts in Albania. However, a visit to this amazing city will leave a pleasant impression. Tourists should try a dish of local trout, which is served in every cafe or restaurant in the city.
Durres Beach is about half an hour drive from Tirana Airport. Mother Teresa. Many tourists from different parts of the world come to this beach every year to enjoy the sandy beaches of the Adriatic Sea. In addition to a beach holiday, you should visit the archaeological museum of Durres and the ancient Roman amphitheater.
Albanian Riviera originates in the city of Vlora and ends near the city of Saranda. Albanian Riviera includes a number of resort towns, towns and villages, in each of which the tourist will be offered the highest quality of service and provided with a comfortable stay in hotels of various categories.
The city of Berat is an hour and a half drive from the capital of Tirana. The old part of the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walking along Berat, one can get acquainted with the monuments of Ottoman architecture; explore the ancient, well-preserved fortress; visit souvenir shops; have dinner in one of the restaurants of national cuisine.
Kruja is a small town 20 km from Tirana with a population of just over 20 thousand people, but having an incredibly rich history. At one time this city was the capital of the Principality of Albania. First of all, Kruja is famous for the fact that the great warrior Scanderbeg was born in her, the national hero of Albania. In the 15th century, he, together with his brave warriors, successfully resisted the invasion of the Ottoman army.