Places to visit in 2023

Shala River (Lumi i Shales) Often called the Thailand of Albania, Shala River is a hidden gem that is home to some of the most stunning landscapes in the country. Concealed inside the Albanian Alps in the north, this destination is accessible only by boat. To reach it, follow the road to Vau i Dejës, and then take the boat to Lake Koman. Shala River

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Stroll Down Rruga Kolë Idromeno

In the centre of the city you’ll find a large pedestrian area filled with shops, ice cream parlours, restaurants, souvenir shops – you name it! This is primarily where all the life in Shkoder happens, where all the hostels are located, and where you’ll want to be for evening xhiro. You’ll find adorable cobblestone streets here, colourful buildings, and a

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Walk to Rozafa Castle for Sunset

Rozafa Castle, or Rozafa Fortress, is a pretty massive castle resting just outside the city center. Here you can find castle ruins and a museum (for an extra cheap fee). The best time of day to visit the castle is in the evening for sunset. You’ll have a view overlooking the entire city as well as the surrounding mountains. Considering the castle is in a

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