” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] The truth is that the idea of a cycling holiday in Albania partly came out of necessity. It was 2012 and we were starting to really feel the effects of the economic crisis so we were thinking of a low budget destination not too far from home. But we also wanted something special. The memories of our first visit to the country three years before were still vivid and the country met all our expectations so it had to be Albania.
When I was a teenager Albania was regular subject of jokes as the poorest and most isolated country in Europe. Hidden behind ranges of mountains in a remote corner of the Balkans, it is still overlooked by most people due to the old stereotypes. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]