Roadtrip Balkan

Tirana

At first sight, Tirana is not a beautiful city. You need to get in a little closer, look around and sit down. Then you’ll…

Balkan roadtrip

Sole traveller took a road trip through the Balkans which gave an insight into four small countries, all with their own personality: Macedonia, Albania,…

Kosovo: The forbidden road

It is difficult visiting Kosovo without the war coming to mind. I remember the 1999 images of desperate people standing together in a field,…

Destination: Skopje

Skopje is a strange mix of architecture, which makes it difficult to decide if the city is pretty or not. It may depend on…

Albania’s Accursed Mountains

Blood feuds and strict communism are now history. In front of us lie Albania’s impressive mountains and beautiful valleys. It is all viewed with…