Albania, Europe, Travel

24 Hours in Gjirokastër, Albania (That time I fell in love with an actual town)

All research that I'd done prior to my arrival in Albania, was that many a person makes a day trip from Sarandë to Gjirokastër; but not so many opt to stay overnight in the mountain city. And I am just here to tell you guys: staying a night in Gjirokastër is 100%, absolutely, without a… Continue reading 24 Hours in Gjirokastër, Albania (That time I fell in love with an actual town)

Croatia, Europe, Travel

The Ancient City of Salona, Croatia

Once upon a time, thousands and thousands of years ago, there was a massive Roman city on the Croatian coastline, not far from modern-day Split. Salona was this majestic city's name, and altogether it survived for over a thousand years, rising to prominence as the capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia. Put bluntly- it… Continue reading The Ancient City of Salona, Croatia

Cyprus, Europe, Travel

The Beginners Guide to Paphos

Let's face it pals, honesty is definitely the best policy, and so in the name of this policy I will tell you now: Paphos was a place that I wasn't expecting to appreciate. Despite the fact that I was very much up for visiting the rest of Cyprus, the reputation of this little city is… Continue reading The Beginners Guide to Paphos

Croatia, Europe, Travel

Trogir, the Little Venice of Dalmatia

The town of Trogir is located on the historic Dalmatian Coast of Croatia, not too far from Split (and in actual fact, closer to Split airport than Split itself is), and although it's a place I'd never heard of until I arrived in the beautiful Balkan country, I was so glad that we decided to… Continue reading Trogir, the Little Venice of Dalmatia