Travel

Alex Block

See, try, experience and share

Day 243: Vlore

Vlore is my next destination in Albania. This is also beach destination, so i came here to spend couple more beach days before leaving the coast for this summer. When i arrived, i was very surprised how different it is […]

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Day 242: Great beach in Himare

Today i explored one more beach close to Himare. It is just couple kilometers walk from the city and called Livadi beach. It’s relatively long and some areas are little more crowded. In this case crowded means literally that there […]

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Day 241: Himare

Himare is small costal town in Albania, part of it’s Riviera. Yes, there is Riviera in Albania! There is nothing else to do here, but relaxing on the beach, eating dinners and sleeping! There are several beaches in the area: […]

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Day 240: Buses in Albania

As I’m traveling using mostly public transportation, i was very confused about getting around in Albania. There were almost no shedules or exact location of bus stops, so i was absolutely not sure whether it’s possible to take my route. […]

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Day 239: Butrint

History could be fun when studied on site! Butrint is an ancient city in Albania, very close to the Greek border. For it’s rich history it was inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage site. The main part located on the small […]

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Day 238: Ksamil

Ksamil is a small beach village, located in Albania very close to the border of Greece. Corfu island is very close to it, you can easily spot it. While laying on the beach i see it very clearly as it […]

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Day 237: Back to the coast

Almost noone knows, but Albania got quite long coastline. And it’s close to the Greece and Italy! I don’t know what to expect, but some pics that i saw looks very nice, so i decided to give it a try […]

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Day 236: Gjirokastra

Gjirokastra is popular tourist destination in Albania, known for it’s Ottoman history, well preserved architecture and beautiful surroundings. Together with Berat it is inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. I had only one day to check it and got no […]

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Day 235: Berat

Berat is little city in Albania, mostly known for it’s beautiful architecture. It was so well preserved, that the city is listed as UNESCO World Heritage. Today i had full day to explore it’s beauty. I started with the beautiful […]

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Day 234: Going to Albania

It’s time for some adventures as i get to Albania! That’s probably the only country left in Europe, which is said to be not super touristy, got a lot of rumours about it’s undevelopment, super cheap, there are not too […]

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