Europe on a Shoestring - Albania (Chapter)
This is the Albania chapter from Lonely Planet's Europe on a Shoestring guidebook.
With its stunning mountain scenery, a thriving capital in Tirana and beaches to rival any elsewhere in the Mediterranean, Albania has become the sleeper hit of the Balkans.
- explore the Unesco World Heritage–listed museum towns of dramatic Berat, the so-called ‘city of a thousand windows’
- feast your eyes on the wild colour schemes and experience the hip Blloku cafe culture in Tirana
- catch some sun at Drymades, just one of the many beaches on the south’s dramatic Ionian Coast
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Understand Albania, History, People, Directory A–Z and Transport, Tirana, Shkodra, Theth & Valbonë, Kruja, Berat, Drymades, Saranda, Butrint and Gjirokastra.
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