Located in the Balkans on the Adriatic Sea, the small country of Albania is not a top tourist destination in Europe. In fact, I would guess that most people haven't even heard of it. It has quite the interesting history, though, and I'm glad that I got a brief taste of it.
Location: Southeastern Europe
Year visited: 2012
I didn't spent all that much time in Albania, but here's what I wrote about my impressions of the place: