Things to do in Albania

Albania ( ( listen) a(w)l-BAY-nee-ə; Albanian: Shqipëri or Shqipëria; Gheg Albanian: Shqipni or Shqipnia also Shqypni or Shqypnia), officially the Republic of Albania (Albanian: Republika e Shqipërisë, pronounced [ɾɛpuˈblika ɛ ʃcipəˈɾiːsə]), is a country in Southeast Europe on the Adriatic and Ionian Sea within the Mediterranean Sea. It is bounded by Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, the Republic of Macedonia to the east and Greece to the south and southeast. Geographically,

Drin River

The Drin or Drim (; Albanian: Drin [dɾin] or Drini [ˈdɾini]; Macedonian: Дрим, translit. Drim [drim]) is a river in Southern and Southeastern Europe w

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Black Drin

The Black Drin, or Black Drim (Albanian: Drini i Zi: meaning "it shines" from the Albanian word "ndrin", to shine, because of its extremely clear wate

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Kir (river)

The Kir (Albanian: Kir or Kiri) is a river in northern Albania that first flows south-southwest and then southwest out of the North Albanian Alps and

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Lana (river)

The Lanë (definite Albanian form: Lana) is the main stream that crosses through Tirana, the capital of Albania. Its source is in the mountains east of

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Drino

The Drino or Drinos (Albanian: Drino, Greek: Δρίνος) is a river in southern Albania and northwestern Greece, tributary of the Vjosë. Its source is in

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Port of Durrës

The Port of Durrës (Albanian: Porti i Durrësit) is the largest seaport of Albania. The port is situated in the city of Durrës. It is an artificial bas

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Gjallica

Gjallica or Gjallica e Lumës is a limestone mountain at 2,487 m (8,159 ft) above sea level and the highest summit in the region of Kukës County, Alban

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Korab (mountain)

Mount Korab (Albanian: Maja e Korabit or Mali i Korabit; Macedonian: Голем Кораб, Golem Korab) is the highest peak of the eponymous fourth highest mou

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Valamara

The Valamara (Albanian: Mali i Valamarës) is a mountain of the Central Mountain Range in Southeastern Albania. The mountain is roughly part of a serie

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Shkëlzen

Shkëlzen (Maja e Shkëlzenit) is a mountain in Albania with a height of 2,404 metres (7,887 ft). It is rocky and located near the border with Kosovo, n

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Shebenik

Shebenik is a large mountain located in the Shebenik-Jabllanice National Park in eastern Albania. Shebenik has many peaks over 2,000 m (6,562 ft). The

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Mount Lunxhëri

Mount Lunxhëri is a mountain in southern Albania in the geographical region of Southern Albanian Highlands. Its highest elevation is 2,156 m. Its ori

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Tirana International Hotel

Tirana International Hotel (also called in Albanian: Pesëmbëdhjetëkatëshi, English: The Fifteen-floors) is a hotel located in Tirana, Albania on the c

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Gjirokastër Ethnographic Museum

Gjirokastër Ethnographic Museum is a museum in western Gjirokastër, Albania. The museum is erected on the site of communist dictator Enver Hoxha's bir

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