Albania

Blue Eye and the Gjierokastër Fortress

Driving from Montenegro to Greece, we got to have some stops along the way in addition to Tirana. First off was the Gjierokastër Fortress- a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A fortress built during the Ottoman rule in Abania. Next up was the Blue Eye, a naturalt spring that had a spot said to be 50 […]

Albania

Tirana, the Capital of Albania

Made it to the top of the Hoxha Pyramid! When we crossed over to Albania it was like we were no longer in Europe. There were no chain restaurants, no big supermarkets etc. It was more like in Central Asia or how I imagine the Caucasus being like. These bunkers are everywhere in Albania- this […]