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Bulevardi Zhan D'Ark, Tirana, Albania | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tirana

Come to Albania!

A travel blog entry by mickyjohn on May 31, 2014

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... itching to gobble up blocks of southern Albania. We were told they will pay you several hundred Euros to switch your nationality from Albanian to Greek. There are thousands of years of friction between the two nations. Southern Albania is said to be the home of the some of the biggest pot growing operations in Europe. Did you know that Albanian horses only need to go over a mountain pass once and they have the route forever memorized ? If you want to ship out pot without getting ...

Morning in Tirana, then off to Pristina

A travel blog entry by greghahn on Nov 04, 2013

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Tirana 21 degees, sunny

Tirana is at its bustling best as I go for an early walk down the road. The hotel had a nice bed so I slept well. I walk to the main square first of all and watch the traffic action on the large area there.

The tourist office is just behind the large museum at the end of the square but for some reason does not open until 11.00 weekdays but 9.00 Saturdays! Balkan logic. Having spent weeks getting used to Italian hours I need to ...

Getting to Albania

A travel blog entry by alister.bland on Aug 09, 2013

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Getting to Tirana took two days. I was hoping to do it in one day - forever the optimist.
Day one meant a 7am start in Mostar to go to Dubrovnik. From there it was down the Croatian coast to Budva in Montenegro. Then another bus to Ulcinj - the southern most town in Montenegro. However, didn't get there until 5pm and that was too late to get a bus across the border to Albania ( they only went at 6am, 7am, and 1pm. So missed the ...

A change of perpective

A travel blog entry by kokyuho on Nov 02, 2012

... it works just normally. We met a couple of Albanian guys, university students and very open to talk with us. We had a really interesting insight of the culture and status of the country, and even more interesting was meeting this guy in tirana about our age while Richard, the australian guy I met, and me were having some drinks out, who told us about his political and religous perspective. Another interesting fact about Tirana is the danger of its streets. ...

Magnetic north

A travel blog entry by jane.hebiton on Jun 08, 2012

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... complete. Happy campers all round. Global Rhythm Pot listeners you’re in for some sweet Albanian sounds. Get you shoes shined and wet your whistles J

A foray into a shop to complete my set of silver filigree jewellery (the speciality of Albania) and the One-Woman Economic Recovery Package is back on track. Haggling over the last 100 lek (about $1) - “for coffee” said the shop keep, Flory, with a wry smile. I’ll buy that.
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This hotel, located on Bulevardi Zhan D'Ark, Tirana, is near Blue Eye (Syri Kalter), Ksamil Village, Skenderbeg Castle, and Sarande Museum.
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