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Tirana 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 Tirana 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 Tirana 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 Tirana useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Tirana!

Tirana History

Tirana’s status as the country’s capital didn’t last long: in the early ‘20s, Tirana had to face several attacks coming from the Serbian army and the Revolution of June lead by Fan. S. Noli. In 1928, Ahmet Zogu proclaimed himself the king of Albania, and Tirana became the object of an ambitious reconstruction plan, lead by Italian architects. Following a short period of Nazi and Italian fascists’ occupancy,... read more

Tirana Nightlife

The Albanian cuisine has all the savor of Mediterranean food, plus the discrete influence of Turkish and Middle East gastronomy. You can enjoy this wonderful mix of flavors in places like: Serenata, Sarajet, Era, Ballkoni Dajtit or Vila 31. Typical Albanian dishes include ‘tave me gofte’ (spicy meatballs), stuffed eggplants, ‘lakror’. The Italian cuisine is also popular and easy to get in Tirana, as Italian... read more

Tirana Sightseeing

The International Centre of Culture, itself an interesting piece of architecture, is home to Tirana’s major cultural events. The impressive Palace of Culture is hosting Albania’s National Library and also the Theatre of Opera and Ballet. The palace was built in the communist period and has a special status among Tirana sights, as it had its first brick placed by soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, during an official... read more

Tirana Travel Guide

There are many inexpensive restaurants in Tirana offering a variety of food ranging from typical Albanian cuisines to regional delicacies. Many restaurants offer a selection of fresh fish, which is an exclusive feature of Tirana cuisines. read more

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