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Albania

ALBANIA AND THE BALKANS TOURS

This small country which was onced ruled by the Ottoman Empire over 100 years ago can be found on Southeastern Europe's Balkan Peninsula and is bordered by three countries - Montenegro, Greece and Macedonia.

Our Balkans tours takes you to its capital city of Tirana, which is one of Europe's sunniest cities, boasting an an average 2,544 hours of sunshine annually. Albania may be small, but it hosts an incredible amount of flora - in fact, it boasts more than 3,250 species of plants, which accounts for 30 percent of all flora in Europe.

Our walking tours in Albania educates you about the country's iron communist regime that survived until 1990, five years after the death of its great dictator, Enver Hoxha.

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