Berat

Photo Essay – Berat Castle

Berat is a city in south-central Albania.Its historical centre is mentioned on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Lars and I decided to start our visit at Berat Castle, a 13th century fortress with churches and mosques.

We did not get very far, however. Lars received a telephone call from his sister, announcing the death of their mother. Although we knew that her health was quite poor, her death came as a shock…

One day we will return to Berat and finish what we started.

2 Comments

  • GP Cox March 31, 2017 at 6:55 pm

    I don’t believe I’ve ever thought about going to Albania, but you know me and history – this looks interesting.

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    • Ingrid D. April 3, 2017 at 2:17 pm

      Albania is not a touristic destination, but if you are interested in history, you should give it a try. Durrës has got some archeological museums and Sarande is interesting as well.

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