Places in Albania
Çerçiz Topulli Monument
The monument was erected in 1934 in the central town square of Çerçiz Topulli. Çerçiz Topulli and his brother Bajo were from one of the best known families in Gjirokastër. In 1908, they were at the head of a unit of patriotic rebels who fought against the Ottoman occupation.
The Parrucë Mosque
Parrucë mosque is the last mosque in the city of Shkoder. It is a reconstructed mosque, which was completed in 2006.
The National Ethnographic Museum
The museum was organised in the year 1979 in a traditional Berat house. The building was constructed in the 18th century and it is a typical creation of the local schools of arts and crafts, designed and constructed by the local masters.
A veritable monster of a club featuring a mix of live music of several genres and the chance to see real Albanian hip-hop acts. On two floors with a postmodern chromium balcony up the top, expect big light shows, smoke machines, video projections and the suspension of being able to have a conversation pretty much […]
Cemetery of Martyrs
The Cemetery of the Martyrs or sometimes Heroes’ Cemetery, is a cemetery located above the city of Korca, Albania. The cemetery features a large statue of a soldier with a raised fist, as a memory for fallen soldiers who died during World War II in Albania. The statue is located on top of the Rruga […]
Cuisine – Albanian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Old Bazaar where many souvenir, antique shops, traditional costume knittings and carpet workshops are located.
Mulliri I Vjeter
Coffee Shop and Company, Tirana, Albania, tasteful receipts and glorifying aromas that raise your senses to the ultimate levels! Come quick and try it.
The National Theatre
This is Tirana’s oldest theatre, built in 1940 to honour Mussolini on his visit to Albania. The National Theatre is inaugurated as the first professional albanian theater on 24 May of 1945 in the building where it continues its activity to this day.
The Franciscan Church
The construction of the Church faced great difficulties with the Turkish authorities, the occupying Albania in the nineteenth century. For the construction of the Franciscan Church gone 27 years.
Durrës is the fortified old city of Durrës enclosed by city walls built in the late 5th century, and repaired and reinforced in the Middle Ages and early modern periods. Today the castle is a popular tourist attraction.
Cuisine – Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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.
Nice place, very green area, three big swimming pools and one dedicated for kids and what was the best, only few people there (no more than 30 pax there). Good for the hot day when you are looking for relax:-), entrance – 500 lek per person for the whole day stay which is great. Good […]
Berat Castle is a fortress overlooking the town of Berat and the magnificent landscapes around it. It dates mainly from the 13th century and contains many Byzantine churches in the area and Ottoman mosques.