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A Call for the Establishment of Vjosa National Park: Environmental Organizations Unite

For many years, the preservation of Vjosa, specifically the protections of its nature and biodiversity, has represented an important cause, nationally and internationally. Vjosa has been on the forefront of environmental talks, having found a space in both international news sources and on the social platforms of famous advocates for the protection of environment, like [...]

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The Pyramid’s Restoration: What You Should Know About the Past and Future of Tirana’s Iconic Landmark

As of February 0f 2021, one of the capital’s best-known and most controversial structures is set to have a new look and function. The project for the restoration and revival of the Pyramid was approved some time ago and, at last, the work has begun. This intervention is important to many as the landmark object occupies a [...]

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The Quaint Church of St. Friday in Lukova: Among the Olive Groves of the Ionian Shores

The Church of  Shën Premte (St. Friday) in the village of Lukova, an important cultural monument in Albania, will undergo a much needed process of restoration. In a dilapidated condition, the restauration will effectively save the Orthodox church, states Albania’s Minister of Culture, Elva Margariti, on her Instagram account. This church of the basilica type [...]

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A Couple’s Visit to Albania on their Journey through the World’s UNESCO Sites: 25 Breathtaking Views from Jana and Matthias

Meet Jana and Matthias, aka GuideVenturous, a couple who has left their corporate careers behind to follow their passion of traveling the world. Make no mistake, these two travelers are not aimless wanderers. Jana, from the Czech Republic, and Matthias, a Swede born in Germany, are an astoundingly modest yet driven twosome set to accomplish [...]

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13 Stunning Photos of Albania’s Landscape: From the Cinematic Lens of Klajd Papadhimitri

Albania remains a land of unbounded beauty, one that offers talented artists and photographers like Klajd Papadhimitri plenty of material to play with.  The gorgeous sceneries by Albanian photographer and film director Klajd Papadhimitri are all captured in various regions of Albania. Yet, his uniquely romantic lens produces such exotic captures that the iconic Albanian landscapes [...]

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Top 20 Photos of Albania in 2020

With all of its trouble and turbulence, 2020 has not been short on extremes and unexpected events as it similarly has had no shortage of awe-inspiring vistas and extreme beauty. Always beautiful, Albania’s landscape, flora and fauna flourished during the tumultuous year that put everything on hold. A year of rare full moons, emptied beaches, [...]

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20 Incredible Photos of Albania that Will Inspire Your Wanderlust: Follow the Journey of Cecilia Fazekas and Peter Toth

A couple of globe trotters from Hungary, who also happen to be professional photographers and videographers, tell of their journey through Albania through their gorgeous captures.   Cecilia Fazekas and Peter Toth have been traveling full-time for the past few months. The couple from Hungary has visited some of the most exotic corners of the [...]

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8 Reasons Why Albania is Ideal for Digital Nomads

Many digital nomads agree that Albania is one of the best places to settle for a temporary stay. Read the article to find out why! The digital nomad lifestyle is, quite literally, taking over the world. With more and more people smartly opting to have a digital workplace while changing their physical location to their [...]

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Tirana: One of Top Five European Cities to Enjoy the Holiday Spirit this Year

As so many other locations in Europe remain closed off to travelers, Tirana switches on the dazzling atmosphere for wonderful end-of-the-year celebrations.    It seems that Albania is ideal not only as a hot summer spot but as a heartwarming, welcoming winter holiday destination! The end of this tumultuous years finds world travelers who hope [...]

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