Xixa Resort

Address: Durres, Albania | Hotel
 
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Location

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

    Durres with Sotmir

    A travel blog entry by greghahn on Nov 15, 2013

    9 photos

    ... up above the city. From a vantage point we overlook the sea and a group of schoolkids approach us to ask us where we are from. When I say Australia, a couple speak English and tell me that all they want to do is leave Albania. They have no regard for their country which is sad. They are heading up to the old palace of King Zog, so we follow them.

    Here is evidence of what goes wrong. The palace is beautiful outside but poorly maintained and is gutted inside. ...

    Albania... Nil Points!

    A travel blog entry by ladieswotyacht on Sep 10, 2013

    11 photos

    ... explore what the city had to offer.

    It was a disappointment though and I don’t mean to be a harsh on a whole Country based on my first impressions here but it was lacklustre to say the least. (Apart from the square trees and the lamest Library I have ever seen - I actually burst out laughing when I saw it.)

    According to the Lonely Planet Guide, Durres was once the Captial of Albania but it grew and expanded with little planning and as a result ...

    Arrival in Tirana

    A travel blog entry by carpefeline on Dec 27, 2011

    2 photos

    ... it will help with her workout since she has the Houston Marathon shortly after she returns home. It was also decided that if she wants to turn on the lights herself, she can go down at any time. She’ll do that tomorrow and then meet us for breakfast and then we’ll head out for our first day of touring. Always nice to be in a new country and look forward to seeing things, learning a bit of the culture, meeting ...

    Tirana, Tirana

    A travel blog entry by aborder on Aug 27, 2011

    3 comments, 22 photos

    ... telling me to move. I paid for a three bed dorm but it's not my fault if they can't fill it! If he asked earlier, I might have moved, but I was ready for bed and comfortable. After saying 'no' five times, he left me alone, not before he'd dropped his keys around my crutch! I instantly picked the keys up to save him the hassle! Hmm!



    But yes, apart from that, gentle warm people. ...

    Episode 22

    A travel blog entry by overlandlyn2010 on Nov 13, 2010

    5 photos

    ... the two don’t go together here because we could find plenty of places to get a coffee, a few pastry shops but none that did both. Finally we bought a pastry and made our own coffee.

    After an hour or two of walking around the town we decided that the guide book was right and there really was very little to see here. What had once been the old Turkish quarter consisted of one ruined fort, a very modern concrete mosque, a clock tower, ...