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If looking for an authentic spot where rich culinary tradition and culture meet, head to the northern village of Troshan where you can enjoy it all amidst a spectacular landscape and a most welcoming guesthouse. View of Troshani. Source: Agritourism Hylli Dritës Zadrima is perhaps the best-kept secret among locals as far as authentic, truly [...]
Originally from Turkey, blogger Buşra Çete has lived in Tirana for a few years, along with her husband and baby daughter. Her love for Tirana and enthusiasm for life have made her into one of the greatest promoters of tourism in the country with more than 50K followers on Instagram. Below she tells us her [...]
With dozens of equally delicious recipes, choosing the ones to try out in Korça is quite a challenge. Below, we help you become acquainted with the city’s best and most authentic offerings. Korça, one of Albania’s most important centers of culture and tradition, is well-known for its delicious authentic cuisine. The locals, known for their [...]
This wine-lover’s paradise is located only a few kilometers from Tirana but it takes its lucky guests far into the beautiful landscape of Preza and the magical world of wine. While the transformation of grapes into wine is an ancient process, winemaking has gone through countless changes and developments throughout the centuries. Production methods are [...]
All the regulars of the Blloku quarter in Tirana have recently become acquainted with a new, fresh and affordable reality that has taken over this popular area of town. Its name is Fresh Garden....
High-quality products, cutting-edge culinary technology, and the chefs’ determination in offering the very best for their customers along with a selection of more than 140 wines give Gambero Gourmet its reputation as a truly...
A local and international favorite to this day, Radio appeared out of the blue a decade ago to usher in a new era for Tirana’s nightlife. Using the classic typewriter Olympia situated at the entrance of Radio Bar, one of its many regular customers has typed out “Veni, vidi, vici.” A fitting message in the [...]
If you plan on traveling through Shkodra and Koplik anytime soon, you should most definitely make a pit stop at Kopliku Winery where you can get a taste of authentic and delicious Albanian wine. Kopliku Winery is one of those typically wonderful surprises you can only find in places like Koplik. This two-story winery, its [...]
Located at the heart of Bllok, this highly established dance club has been lighting up the local nightlife scene for more than a decade. Established in 2006, Lollipop has been a local favorite since its very beginnings. This well-established venue, one of the first contemporary local nightclubs, has enjoyed continuous popularity thanks to its location [...]
Contemporary music, popular DJs, great cocktails and a very convenient location are only some of the elements that make this indoor/outdoor night club a must-visit nightlife spot. You cannot rightly say that you have fully experienced Tirana’s nightlife unless you have been to Folie – as it is locally known – at least once. Hundreds [...]
From two of the most celebrated days of the year in Albania – International Women’s Day and Summer Day – to concerts and fairs, this month is spring in full throttle! Say adieu to the cold months as the warms seasons officially begin with the most anticipated month of the year! March heralds the beginning [...]
Kukës is blessed with one of the most stunning landscapes in the entire country with grandiose peaks, rich soil, and countless water sources that make for a spectacular hike. Ermal Hallaçi, head of several wonderful guides in the Kukës region, confirms that 2019 has been a good year for mountain tourism. The hike along the [...]
One of the most famous names of Albania’s music industry, alternative rock legend Bojken Lako is busy promoting and supporting up-and-coming young rockers lately. He takes a break to tell IntoAlbania how he spends his time between work and leisure in Tirana. Favorite Café I prefer to have my morning coffee anywhere near my house. [...]