Albania Travel Guide

Albania might be known as the ‘wild east’ of Europe but I promise that it will surprise you.

From the stunning beaches of the south through to the rugged mountains and trekking of the north, this historic country is a melting pot of east meets west.

I loved it, I’m sure you will too…

Albania Travel Basics:

Search Cheap Flights to Albania on Skyscanner
Find Bargain Hotels in Albania
Get An Albania Car Hire Quote on AutoEurope
Grab the Lonely Planet Guide Book
Find Group Tours in Albania on Viator

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Albania Blog Posts

Weymouth

18 Hidden Europe Gems You Need to Visit in 2018

Forgot Paris and Rome for your 2018 Europe trips and discover these incredible 18 lesser known towns and destinations. If Camogli, Silves, Skadar and Mellaig don't sound familiar then this one is for you.
23rd March 2018/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Berat Albania

25 Albania photos that will make you book a ticket

From battering with cigarettes for directions to hidden waterfalls, sleeping in castles and getting a car stuck 2 minutes after picking up hitchhikers, check out these stories and Albania photos from that epic road trip.
4th April 2017/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Lake Komani Albania

Video: Lake Komani Albania – Boat tour perfection

Lake Komani, where to start? When I drove into Albania I had no idea I was about to take one of the most beautiful boat rides of my life. Luckily, I filmed it so you can take it too...
16th October 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Berat Albania Trave Guide

Is Berat, Albania the Balkans cutest city?

'Our guest house is in the Castle' I slowly repeated to the police man again. He wagged his finger at me, waved his hands around in the air like a snake and then grinned like a big kid. We would learn that translated to 'Move your god damn car...'
26th August 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)
Albania Photography

Instagraming Albania with Skyscanner

I say 'Albania' - what are you thinking? After cruising along the good, the bad and the simply petrifying roads on a car trip of this lesser discussed Balkans destination with Skyscanner here are a few Instagram shots to get you warmed up...
6th August 2016/by Daniel James (Dan Flying Solo)

Beyond The Guidebook

Hey! I’m Dan and I am a little bit obsessed with exploring the world, meeting people on the road and can usually be found lost and attached to a camera. I’ve been lucky enough to visit 50+ countries and aim to share the best travel tips, stories and guides here on the blog. If you want to be kept up to date every month + get access to the latest deals and competitions sign up on the form just down there or feel free to stalk me a bit more if you need help planning a trip, click here to get in touch!

Safe Travels, Dan

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