Albania Balkans Road trip

Road tripping the Albanian Riviera

One of the best things from my recent trip to southern Albania was the road trip along the Albanian coast. After Mike and I waved goodbye to our friends at the port from our villa (we weren’t kind enough to walk with them to the port), we looked into how we could see more of the coast since we had a couple of extra days in the area. The easiest way to make a trip along…

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Moral Dilemma Southeast Asia

Weighing in on the ethics of visiting Myanmar

OOOPS Back up cadets! This was intended to be posted before I got around to posting about Albania 🙂     While I flashback to my trip to Myanmar, I remember some concerns raised by a few people I know. These weren’t from uneducated and isolated folks either..Some of them were informed and compassionate people. They would drop comments such as  ” I can’t believe you would go there after what they did to the…

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Balkans

Why you should go to Southern Albania in late September

  Hello fellow cadets and others! I have just returned from a fantastic trip to southern Albania. A group of friends and I rented an apartment in Saranda, Albania and used it as our base. There were some days we took day trips and others where we did absolutely nothing. I stuck around a few days longer with Mike to make a couple of extra trips around southern Albania. I have to say I am…

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