Born Gjergi Kastrioti, Skanderbeg went on to become Albania's national hero.
Enjoyed since Roman times, Albania's thermal baths offer health benefits or simply a relaxing treat.
Catherine Bohne tells you what to look out for when exploring the Albanian Alps.
There are many national parks in Europe that remain fairly unknown. Here you can discover 13 of the best. Why miss out on visiting somewhere spectacular?
As summer kicks off so do the festivals. From Faroese Pride to the Pamplona bulls, there's plenty to see and do in July.
Branch out from the same overcrowded summer destinations with our guide to 8 alternative beach holidays for summer 2017.
Long isolated from the rest of Europe and buffeted by the vicissitudes of history, Albania has now emerged as one of the most entrancing corners.
As we move in to 2017, it's time to start planning this year's trips... but where should you be heading?
We chat to Gillian Gloyer author of our Albania guidebook, about visiting the country and her most memorable experiences.
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