Places in Albania
The 40 Saints monastery
The Forty Saints Monastery is a ruined monastery in Saranda, Albania, dedicated to the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste. The monastery dates back to the 6th century AD, and it is thought to have been an important regional pilgrimage site.
Sofra e Ariut
Cuisine – European, Albanian, Mediterranean. Restaurant features – Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi.
Cuisine – Italian, Albanian, Mediterranean, European, Greek.
Tradita Geg & Tosk
Cuisine – European, Albanian, Vegetarian Friendly
The mosque was built in 1502 and named after the Ottoman Turkish Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror (Sulltan Mehmet Fatihu). Closed by the Communist authorities, it became a cultural monument in 1973.
Cathedral Church of Saint Demetrios
Address: Rruga Rilindja, Berat, Albania
Muradie Mosque was built in 1537 by the famous Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan during the rulership of Suleiman the Magnificent.
Albanian Warrior monument
The statue of an Albanian warrior in the traditional clothing with a gun stands in front of the cathedral, in the middle of the eponymous square. It was sculpted in 1937 by Odhise PASKALI, the greatest Albanian sculptor, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the independance of Albania.
The Ebu Beker Mosque
The Ebu Beker Mosque has historically been important in the scientific study of the city and attracted famous Islamic scholars and theologians. It is also known as Masjid Al-Zamil, constructed in 1995 with funds from Saudi Arabia and Egypt and renovated in 2008.
The old Bazaar in korça is the Bazaar of the Ottoman era. It was rebuilt in 1879 following an extensive fire.
Holy Transfiguration Church
Holy Transfiguration Church is an orthodox church in Gjirokastër, Albania. The church was built in 1784. It is a Cultural Monument of Albania since 1963.
Shopping and entertainment center “Taiwan”
Shopping and entertainment center “Taiwan” is very popular among Albanians as an entertainment venue and a place for walks. The centre is next to the rinia Park. In front of the building there is a beautiful fountain. The entertainment complex includes several restaurants, a nightclub, a bowling alley and a children’s playroom. Apart from that […]
The castle of Gjirokastra is located at a height of 336 meters (1,102 ft). It is open to visitors and contains a military Museum, which presents the captured artillery and memorabilia of the Communist resistance to the German occupation and seized a U.S. air force plane to commemorate the Communist regime’s struggle against the “imperialist” […]
Road Egnatia was a road constructed by the Romans in the 2nd century BC. It crossed the Roman provinces of Illyricum, Macedonia, and Thrace, running through territory that is now part of modern Albania, the Republic of Macedonia, Greece, and European Turkey.