Albania Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: An Albanian breakfast often consists of bread, milk, eggs, jam or cheese. Lunch is usually the main meal, (1-2 pm).... More
  • Family: Men and women have equal social rights, and both parents usually work. Adult children often live with their parents, and... More
  • Fashion: Young people wear Western style clothing. Traditional, hand-made clothing is still worn in villages. Cotton and wool is preferred.... More

Albania Facts

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Capital Tirana (Tirane)
Government Type parliamentary democracy
Currency ALL
Population 3,011,405
Total Area 11,100 Square Miles
28,748 Square Kilometers
Location Southeastern Europe, bordering the Adriatic Sea and Ionian Sea, between Greece in the south and Montenegro and Kosovo to the north
Language Albanian (official - Tosk is the official dialect), Greek

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