Day Trips from Sarande

The Blue Eye and Butrint were two sights recommended by various blogs as two places one must see while in Sarande. Although both sites are reachable by bus, we decided to rent a car to drive to both places so that we could see them both on the same day without being dictated by a […]

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the sarandë promenade

the main promenade of sarandë looked to be the most built up area of town* that we’ve seen during our stay in town.  it’s one of the longest stretches of uninterrupted waterfront property we saw and it stands out a lot from the older areas of town.  stands out by a LOT. the promenade had […]

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first 24 hours in tirana

jojo: what do i like? -feels like the city (actually, every town we’ve stopped in so far) is very friendly, helpful and generally open to conversation, questions & pictures -everything is so cheap. saranda was cheap at roughly 600lek ($6 cad) for a pasta dish. tirana has more options and is cheaper by about 10-20% […]

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first 24 hours in saranda

jojo: what do i like? -the mix between old town, new development and very quiet beaches -lots of elderly and young people out in the streets until well into the night, even on a monday.  most are locals that seem to be out for a stroll.  makes for a very nice atmosphere when since waterfront […]

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