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Day trip to ALBANIA – Tirana | Europe in a Day

Mirësevini në Shqipëri – Skanderbeg keeps watch over his namesake square - Source: James Scanlan Bridging the point where the Adriatic and Ionian Seas meet, Albania is a small country but its reputation precedes it. Spending decades in political isolation under a particularly oppressive and hard-line communist dictatorship, Albania became characterised as a remote peculiarity… Continue reading Day trip to ALBANIA – Tirana | Europe in a Day

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Day Trip to TRANSNISTRIA – Bender and Tiraspol | Europe in a Day

Добро пожаловать в Приднестровье – Lenin outside Tiraspol’s Supreme Soviet - Source: James Scanlan As reform began to sweep the Soviet Union in the early 1990s, a narrow strip of land along the River Dniester unilaterally declared itself as a separate republic within the USSR. Months later when the Soviet Union began to break up,… Continue reading Day Trip to TRANSNISTRIA – Bender and Tiraspol | Europe in a Day