Category: Albania


7 Reasons Why You Should Visit Albania in 2024

Despite gaining in popularity in recent years, Albania remains something of a hidden gem. With pristine beaches, towering mountains, tons of historical sites, and a rich cultural landscape, this gorgeous little country is an ideal place to explore in 2024. Albania is one of my favourite countries in Europe. It


Exploring Borsh Beach Albania: A Gorgeous Mediterranean Gem (2024)

Nestled along the pristine shores of the Albanian Riviera, Borsh Beach is a hidden gem just waiting to be discovered. If you’re looking for an amazing off-the-beaten-path beach destination, this place deserves to be on your list. I first visited Borsh Beach in 2015 and came here again last year.


How to Visit the Blue Eye: Albania’s Natural Wonder (Syri i Kaltër) in 2024

Want to visit the Blue Eye, Albania? This post contains everything you need to know. Albania is one of my favourite countries in Europe. It has incredible scenery, gorgeous beaches, and friendly, welcoming people. It’s cheap and is still relatively undiscovered. The Blue Eye is one of Albania’s most famous

View along Dhermi beach with the green mountains of Llogara National Park rising up into the blue sky

10 Best Hotels In Dhërmi Beach, Albania (2024)

There’s no shortage of accommodation options in Dhërmi. Here you’ll find something to suit all budgets and preferences, from luxurious high-end hotels to cheap no-frills guesthouses. However, some hotels and guesthouses here are much better than others. That’s why I’ve put together this review of the best hotels in Dhërmi,


The 15 Best Beaches In Saranda And The Albanian Riviera (2024)

If you’re looking for the perfect beach getaway in Europe, the Albanian Riviera deserves to be high on your list. It might not be as well-known as other European beach destinations, but that’s part of what makes it so great. Today, I’ll guide you through the best beaches in Saranda


13+ Best Hotels in Ksamil, Albania in 2024

If you’re looking for a perfect place to stay in Ksamil, look no further. Here I’ll be sharing with you my top picks for the best luxury, mid-range, and budget hotels in Ksamil. Whether you’re looking for a luxury hotel, a simple budget guesthouse, a self-catering apartment, or even a


How To Visit Jale Beach AND Aquarium Beach, Albania (2024)

Jale Beach and Aquarium Beach are two of the most beautiful beaches in Albania and are located a mere 1.5 kilometres apart. In this blog post, I’ll tell you everything you need to know about visiting these two great beaches. Both offer calm, crystal-clear turquoise waters, and breathtaking views. But

View from the path leading down to Gjipe Beach with beautiful blue sea and the untouched beach beyond

Gjipe Beach: The Hidden Gem of the Albanian Riviera (2024)

This guide contains everything you need to know to enjoy an amazing day trip (or longer) at one of my favourite beaches in Albania – Gjipe Beach. This remote hidden gem on the Albanian Riviera is located in a tiny bay at the mouth of the dramatic Gjipe Canyon. It’s


11 Best Restaurants in Tirana, Albania (2024)

If you’re looking for a good meal in Tirana, you’re in luck. The capital city of Albania has plenty of fantastic restaurants, serving both traditional Albanian food and international cuisine. I recently spent a few weeks in Tirana. During this time I tried to eat in as many different places