Ruined City of Butrint (World Heritage)
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Ruined City of Butrint (World Heritage)

Whether Butrint was actually founded by the Homeric hero Aeneas, as the legend reports, will probably never be clarified. It is certain that the ruined city developed from a Roman spa and festival site to an early Christian baptismal center with Byzantine flair and that every era has left its mark. Ruined city of Butrint: […]

Map of Albania Tirana
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Albania 2005

Yearbook 2005 Albania. After eight years in opposition, the Democratic Party PDS returned to office. According to countryaah, Tirana is the capital and one of the major cities within the country of Albania. The parliamentary elections were held July 3, but accusations of irregularities forced re-election in several constituencies; only after almost two months could […]