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27 Incredible Things to Do in Tirana, Albania

27 Incredible Things to Do in Tirana, Albania

Tirana is one of my favorite cities in the Balkans, and it always breaks my heart when I hear a traveler has only dedicated a day – or worse, a mere transit stop – to visiting this incredibly vibrant capital. OK, Tirana isn’t “pretty” in...
Is Albania Safe? 11 Tips to Stay Safe in Albania

Is Albania Safe? 11 Tips to Stay Safe in Albania

For many travelers unfamiliar with Albania, there’s a lot of confusion about the current state of the country that might leave them wondering is Albania safe to travel to. While we love traveling to Albania (and we’ve both traveled here solo), there are...
9 Things to Do in Gjirokastra, Albania’s Stone City

9 Things to Do in Gjirokastra, Albania’s Stone City

Gjirokastra (alternately written Gjirokastër because, Albania) is a UNESCO World Heritage gem, thanks to its gorgeous Ottoman-era stone architecture. In fact, Gjirokastra is lovingly nicknamed “the city of stones” due to its unique building style. While Gjirokastra is...
17 Beautiful Albania Quotes & Instagram Captions

17 Beautiful Albania Quotes & Instagram Captions

Albania is a beautiful and beguiling country with an intriguingly long history, cataloged through stories, literature, art, and poems. Here are some of our favorite quotes about Albania, one of our favorite Balkan countries, as well as some quotes by famous Albanians...