Italian pasta near roman ruins in Durres (at “gropa”)

I love to travel and write about my experiences, it’s obvious right? Well, this time I traveled, again, to the nearby city of Durres. This ancient and...
View of Tirana Albania

Great Eateries in Tirana by The Culture Trip

The Culture Trip website recently published an article about some of the great restaurants in Tirana, which don’t offer just good food but also some cultural aspects...

An unplanned trip to Vlora in mid-February

My wife needed the driving practice and I needed the change of scenery. So one Saturday afternoon, half-way from Tirana to Durres, we decided that Vlora would...

On the way to the village of Shen Gjergj

This past weekend our family, (with my parents), took a short trip to the village of Shen Gjergj. We had heard of a restaurant there from a...

A very short trip on New Year’s Eve!

I’m not very far from the army outpost “Reparti ushtarak Tefël” or better known as the “Air missiles army military base”. It’s about 45 minutes away from...

Need help with Albanian communist era prison pictures

Update: 29 October 2013 Adam was finally able to gather all the information needed, so thank you to all those who contributed. Elvis ---------------Original post below---------------------------- The other day someone contact...

An “Olive Garden” Albanian style!

When I was going to university in the states, it was customary to try different places to eat. One of those places was a well-known chain of...

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