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Paros island in Greece is a great alternative to <i>Santorini</i> and <i>Mykonos</i>, which are overflown by tourists. An island among the Cyclades, Paros still has …

10 Things to Do in Paros, Greece

Paros has many streets lined with traditional Cycladic architecture.<p>(Photo: Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty Images )<p>Paros, the mountainous, teardrop-shaped island at the center of the Cyclades island group in the Aegean Sea is the first stop for ferries from the mainland. As such, it's a popular …

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If you’re looking for a cosmopolitan yet relaxing destination in Greece, then Paros is the place for you. Beautiful crystal clear waters coupled with …

Koufonisia Travel Guide: An Authentic Greek Island Experience

<b>This post is about one of the gems of the Cyclades in Greek Islands: a full Koufonisia travel guide. All you need to know to plan your trip to one of</b> …

Koufonisia: Greece's secret isles

Mykonos is one of the Med’s showiest party islands, the Greek counterpart to Ibiza: high-gloss, -cost and -energy, powered by thumping music and late …

Why You Should Visit Koufonisia, Greece, the Mediterranean Montauk

Long overshadowed by neighbors like Santorini, this Greek island is coming into its own.<p>The Cyclades island cluster is Greece’s answer to the Hamptons. These small communities, once rustic hideaways, have morphed into scene-y summer staples, luring visitors via superb weather, a chic setting, and …

The soft sand and calm aquamarine water makes Koufonisia a perfect swimming destination.<p>Megali Ammos the main beach is five minutes walk from the …

What to Do in Koufonisia (Koufonissi) Island in Greece<p>Koufonisia island(s) in Greece are actually two islands: The Upper Koufonisi (which is called …

Tirana, Albania - A Visit In The Most Peculiar European Capital

Krujë (Kruja), Albania - Charming Medieval Village, Perfect For A Day Trip From Tirana

A Day Trip from Tirana to Kruja, Albania

<b>Kruja Castle</b><p>Kruja, or Krujë in Albanian, is a small city perched up in the mountains 20km north of Tirana. Kruja was once the capital of the Kingdom …

11 Things to do for free in Tirana - Hitch-Hikers Handbook

Tirana is not a city packed with sights but look a little deeper into Albania‘s capital and you will find you can achieve a lot, all without spending …

Albania’s wine renaissance

The only place on Earth where you can drink a glass of chilled ceruja is at Uka Farm, a biodynamic vineyard and restaurant near Tirana airport. The idiosyncratic grape climbs the mulberry trees near the shores of Lake Ulëz in northern Albania, and is harvested only once every few years.<p>Albania …

Albania

The Best of Albania Takes Travelers Off the Tourism Conveyor Belt

<b>Stunning shores, fabulous</b> beaches, great food and a wallet-friendly economy only scratch the surface when describing this lively Balkan country. …

Take Five: Cultural Tirana, Albania

<b>For travelers looking</b> for in-the-know street cred, the Balkan Peninsula is the place to be. And, Tirana, Albania’s capital, is a great place to start …

Albania’s food revolution: unique ingredients, lost wines and returning chefs put country on the culinary map

From 1945 to 1991 Albania was the Mediterranean’s hermit kingdom. After the second world war, the country, led by Enver Hoxha, became a hardline …

European Travel

Restaurants in Tirana, Best restaurants in Tirana, Italian restaurants Tirana

The best Italian cuisine in Albania is only +39 Food & Club, the exclusive restaurant that allows to enjoy the best dishes of the Italian culinary …

Oda Restaurant, the Best Albanian Food in Tirana, Albania

The front desk clerk at my hotel didn’t hesitate a moment when I asked if she could recommend a good restaurant in Tirana.“Oda Restaurant,” she said. …

Top 5 Foods + 5 Amazing Restaurants in Tirana, Albania - Must. Eat. World.

Making my way through the balkans I find myself in Tirana, Albania. I know nothing about the city (or the country for that matter) before coming here.<p>…

The 10 Restaurants To Try In Tirana, Albania

Albania‘s capital, Tirana, is a fascinating city that dates back to the Ottoman Empire. It’s always had interesting food, although perhaps not …

Go slow: Albania's new food movement

“Drying our homemade <i>jufka</i> pasta in the sun”, “watermelon jam”, “corn bread and white cheese”, “sucking clover in the meadows”, “omelette with wild …

Tirana, Albania: a City Tasting Tour

A selection of typical meals, low cost fine dining and great cocktail bars: don't miss this list of places where to eat in the Albanian capital.

10 reasons why you need to visit Tirana | Travel Feature

Albania’s capital used to regularly top lists for Europe's worst city. Decades of Stalinist rule left Tirana grey and grim, lacking in both …

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Amazing Things to See & Do in Tirana

Tirana is often overlooked by the few tourists who visit Albania as just a means to get in and out of the country. I discovered there is so much more …

One Day in Tirana Itinerary – Top things to do in Tirana, Albania

Not many people can tell much about Albania and its capital Tirana. The country, once isolated from the rest in the communist era, has undergone the …

European Travel

10 Quirky Things to Do in Tirana, Albania's Unique Capital

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure page for more details.<p>Tirana is a city that takes you by surprise – no matter …

Where to Eat in Tirana, Albania- the Best Restaurants in Tirana

While most people wouldn’t think of Albania as a foodie destination, I was quite surprised by the restaurants in Tirana. The capital city of Albania …

Things to Do in Tirana, Albania: A City Guide

Albania

48 hours in Tirana

Image by Daniel Frese<p>Vital and colourful Tirana… The capital of Albania may seem crazy and hectic, but at the same time – peaceful and preoccupied. …

Top five things to do in Tirana, Albania