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Durres Map, Albania

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Durres Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Durres with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Durres useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Durres!

Durres History

It was able to deflect the Ottoman invasion for some time but finally succumbed to the empire in 1501. Many of the city’s residents converted to the Islamic religion and as a result, numerous mosques were erected. The city’s name was again changed. This time, the Ottomans called it Dirac. Unfortunately, Dirac was not able to develop and prosper during the Ottoman occupation. The once great Roman city declined to a... read more

Durres Travel Guide

Traditional cuisine in Durres is strongly influenced by the Italian and Greek one using similar ingredients like fish, lamb, seafood, olive oil, local vegetables and fruits, Mediterranean herbs and more. Some very popular dishes here, usually served for lunch, are the gjellë, a meat stew served with salad and olives, fërgesë which is veal based dish, lemon soup, stuffed peppers or aubergines, byrek which is a cheese... read more

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