Kosova, Albanian flag. This has always been my favorite flag. Stylish.
A taste of the Albanian culture
November 22 - Day of the Albanian Alphabet. One of the most important dates in Albanian culture.
'The people of Korça are justifiably proud of their town’s cultured and tolerant traditions. It was one of the main centres of the Albanian cultural renaissance (Rilindja Kombëtare), which created the sense of national identity that ultimately led to the country’s independence from the Ottoman Empire.' Albania: the Bradt Guide; www.bradtguides.com
After spending almost two years in Europe we were craving to surround ourselves with a different culture. Although Albania is a European country, it was definitely a new experience! It is a country less traveled and we didn't have a lot of knowledge about the culture and the customs. We never felt unsafe but it was the first time Cynthia admitted she was happy not to hitchhike by herself. But first impressions aren't necessarily accurate facts. And the best way to learn about a country and…