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... sects and was founded in Turkey but
is most prevalent in Albania and elsewhere in the Balkans (but not Bosnia). Of
the 70% of the population in Albania that is Muslim, approximately 40% are
Bektashi. Allowing for tombs in places of religious worship, photos and other
depictions of living things, and some other things more in common with
Christianity, the Bektashis are considered blasphemous by many traditional
Sunnis and Shias and were persecuted in the past.
... the same gusto and paranoia as Stalin's Soviet Union. I mean, if you want to become a crazy, murderous communist dictator, might as well copy the best, right? He ordered odd things like the building of thousands upon thousands of mushroom-like bunkers all over Albania in case of an invasion. These things are literally all over the place. We even discovered a bunker in the Tirana cemetery that fittingly houses Hoxha's grave. As the story goes, the ...
We arrived at the restaurant around 10 am and Aron ran to the large cage at once, where the two bear cubs used to live. They were still there but they had grown a lot. It was now two sizeable adolescent bears but they were still very curious and seemed friendly and harmless. We could even stroke the paws and head of one of them through the cage.
... out. Not far from the bends, there is a long concrete bridge and as it was still early, we stopped for a dip under it. There were no people around, only some cows browsing by the water. We enjoyed the cool water and Áron played in the sand before we got back on our bikes.
The next stop was by an old abandoned farmhouse near the road. It was sad to see that its roof had fallen in since last time but the spring beside the house was just as refreshing ...
... also want something from you, like money or your possessions. This guy turned out to be ok, although he did try to sell us a room at his hotel even though he knew we already had a place. He called the reception of where we were staying and shortly after a man rocked up in a silver Audi. Whilst travelling I've always got "Taken" in the back of my mind and this was definitely no exception. The guy jumped out of the car and started loading our bags in the trunk. I was ...
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