Xixa Resort

Durres, Albania | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Durres

Pristina to Durres

A travel blog entry by greghahn on Nov 14, 2013

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... the truth in 2000. Actually, Sotmir and his sister Marcita were baptised first and his parents and sister Arketa in 2001. A great effort as the two girls are pioneering up in Pristina. They make me feel welcome and tell me not to be shy about eating. I will try. They dont speak any english so Sotmir works hard as translator.

I get directions and head down to the older part of Durres and the sea. Like all of Albania, planning is a ...

The Pyramid

A travel blog entry by robdelaney on Sep 20, 2011

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... of us standing above 6 foot but weighing less than 90kg perhaps we were rather unusual, despite the Caucasian ties.

Later in the evening we went out for some fast food and a quick drink. Tom invited a guy along that he had been talking to online, so it was nice to have another person’s company for the evening, though I imagine under other circumstances I would have opted not to converse with the guy, pleasant as he was.

We returned home for around ...

Turning Back The Clock Albanian Style.

A travel blog entry by heatheravan on May 25, 2011

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... have no wine of any description to sell us, the meal was a bonus as it was included.

We are in Durres in Albania and our travel has taken us from the Island of Corfu in Greece by ferry then by bus over the border and into Albania. The difference to Greece is immediately visible. Firstly there are concrete bunkers everywhere. Small domes, looking like mushrooms, dot the landscape. They are made of concrete and iron and are virtually impossible to destroy, our guide ...

Episode 22

A travel blog entry by overlandlyn2010 on Nov 13, 2010

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... Alexander the great. Thus the name Skanderbeg: After the Turks were defeated at Nis he jumped ship, dumped Islam and converted to Roman Catholic. He got the Albanian warlords to join forces and led them to repulse the Turks at many battles as the Turks tried to take over the country. Of 25 battles he fought he only lost 2. Then in 1468 at the age of 63 he died of a fever, probably malaria. After this Albanian resistance crumbled and the Turks took over: ...

Day 121 : The New HNIC

A travel blog entry by kev_ann on Jul 21, 2010

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... been painted over by the revitalised Tiranan's with a willy wonka eye for colour scheme and re-decorating. Buildings were purple and pink striped, yellow and blue concentric circles and all other kinds of insane and awesome combinations. The Albanians really did a great job of transformation here.

We then drove along the river, which was beautifully lined with trees, plant life, parisian-style street lights and other additions ...

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This hotel, located in Durres, is near Kruja Castle and Skanderbeg Museum.
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