Hotel Besani

Shkembi Kavajes, Durres, Albania | Hotel
Prices starting from $42.00

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Albania... Nil Points!

A travel blog entry by ladieswotyacht


It turned out to be another bouncy crossing to Othoni a small island on the North West coast of Corfu and by the time we anchored for the night it was dark and windy and chilly!

Once the boat was put to bed for the night, we rested for a while in the saloon munching on Baklava washed down with mugs of tea.

The conversation turned to the plan for Monday. John wanted to pull a 200nm day and get us as far as Croatia without having to clear customs ...

Eliza Dushku and the Mayor of Tirana!

A travel blog entry by eastin80


... of us both by Tom and the many photographers, one of which was apparently quite famous and told us that he knew and had worked with Jennifer Hawkins. I was silently wishing that I had put a bit more effort into my appearance and wasn't quite so hungover and then Eliza came and fixed up my necklace which was looking as askew as I was feeling at the time. Then we said goodbye to them and went on our merry way. Welcome to Tirana!


Episode 22

A travel blog entry by overlandlyn2010


... John the Baptist. David can attest to this as he was tall enough to see in the coffin when it was opened by a priest for a couple of worshipers whilst we were there. Well! He saw the gruesome sight of a mummified hand, as for who it once belonged to, we’ll take their word on that. Here too, is a splinter of the 'true cross’. A great many churches in Europe have a splinter of the cross.

The true cross was found and identified by ...

Tirana & Durres (D)

A travel blog entry by brionyanddan


... and bread. It was very good. Briony remarked that there were no women in the whole place. Perhaps it was an Albanian men’s club.

Exploring further afield we wandered into the market area and picked up a few supplies. I browsed the street filled with second bikes for anything I could trade in the old second hand bike I picked up in London for the trip.

The route out of Tirana was much smoother than the arrival and we continuing ...

Nothing to Balk(an) At!

A travel blog entry by ware_daniel


... br>
Anyway, once in Albania, the adrenaline rush of the summer came collapsing down upon me. I was truly wiped and needed the respite. Chris, his wife Eda, his daughter Kaida, and I spent a great week together hanging out, eating the not altogether impressive Albanian food (though Eda's mom, Spresa (sp?) is like a master chef in the kitchen. That woman can cook!!), and making nice day trips to places like Tirana, the capital, Durres, the port, ...


This hotel, located on Shkembi Kavajes, Durres, is near Kruja Castle and Skanderbeg Museum.
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