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... to the ancient city of Apollonia, which was a major port city in antiquity with a harbor large enough for 100 ships. An earthquake in the 3rd century AD changed the path of a river, which caused the harbor to silt up become inaccessible. We enjoy lunch on a hill overlooking the site and then scramble around the ruins and the museum.
Our final destination today is Vlora, the city that flourished when Apollonia declined in ...
... br> After adding Berat and Shkodėr to my list of places visited in Albania it is safe to say that my opinion on it has not wavered in fact if anything it has gone from strength to strength. During my stay in Saranda I got to experience the coast, visit the natural water spring, sunbathe on the fantastic beaches, swim in the sea, sample the local cuisine and meet the friendly and welcoming locals. This trip offered me a different view of Albania. I got to explore ...
... He dug straight in to it, stopping only to comment on how great it was and to try to convince me to give it a go. He was of course unsuccessful. If you are what you eat, then Nathan is surely disgusting! On the bus trip home I got very angry (VERY ANGRY!!!). The bus driver stopped off at a cafe along the way for a few shots of the local alcoholic drink raike. Shots in Albania are two to three times the size of an Australian standard 30ml shot-glass and the ...
... 7 months.. More than half of all the Albanian did this!
- When the Turks ruled in Albania they tried to coerce the Albanians to covert to Islam by allowing no taxes or required army service for those who converted!
-Ilir's uncle was imprisoned for 8 years just for naming his two children after his favorite Italian opera singers! The people could not listen to foreign radio stations or watch tv!
... been delicious, as it's the same as a thick, rich Turkish coffee. But because of the bad history with the Ottoman Empire, I don't think most Albanians want to call it Turkish coffee ...
Parched, I whipped out my bottle of ****-warm water, ready to take a sip, until I was interrupted by the granny - "No!" she said, almost scolding me, as she touched the bottle. Moments later, she returned with a large bottle of half-frozen ...
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