Tag: Ottoman Empire

15 Shocking Things You May Not Know About Albania-My Balkan Experience 3

Porti i Durresit, Durres, Albania Lying on the Adriatic Sea coast and west of Tirana (capital of Albania) is the Port of Durres. This is the lifeline of Albanian economy. The port opens up the country to international market especially to the Mediterraneans and the Balkans. Port of Durres...

How To Enjoy Istanbul, Turkey In 9 Ways

Channeling Bosporus Strait And The Port Of Istanbul Istanbul, Turkey’s largest city and sitting on the Bosporus Strait. The old city is located on the peninsula between Europe and Asia covering both continents. It was the capital of the Byzantine Empire (Byzantium-Greek), then Constantine The Great (Roman Empire) occupied...