Albania

Take a moment to reflect on the pristine, geometric beauty of this roadside Albanian mosque

Take a moment to reflect on the pristine, geometric beauty of this roadside Albanian mosque

 Explore a dreamscape where the Balkans meet the USA

Explore a dreamscape where the Balkans meet the USA

This skyscraper will transform Tirana’s skyline with a 3D map of Albania

This skyscraper will transform Tirana’s skyline with a 3D map of Albania

Check out the iridescent cube that's kicking off Tirana's latest transformation

Check out the iridescent cube that’s kicking off Tirana’s latest transformation

Beach life: our guide to the best sand and sea the New East has to offer

Beach life: our guide to the best sand and sea the New East has to offer

Bratislava to Tirana: discover the secrets to dreamy travel photos with Mandy Sham

Bratislava to Tirana: discover the secrets to dreamy travel photos with Mandy Sham

Raise your voice: meet the Albanian singers carrying on an ancient choral tradition

Raise your voice: meet the Albanian singers carrying on an ancient choral tradition

Albania is turning Tirana's own socialist pyramid into a major tech hub

Albania is turning Tirana’s own socialist pyramid into a major tech hub

Summer festivals 2018: your guide to the New East’s best musical escapes

Summer festivals 2018: your guide to the New East’s best musical escapes

Experimental Survey: discovering the best of Balkan post-industrial sound

Experimental Survey: discovering the best of Balkan post-industrial sound

By land and water: from sparkling lakes to towering peaks, make this summer a New East adventure

By land and water: from sparkling lakes to towering peaks, make this summer a New East adventure

Simple pleasures: escape to Albania's tranquil lakeside town

Simple pleasures: escape to Albania’s tranquil lakeside town

Architects unveil plans for Albania's controversial new National Theatre

Architects unveil plans for Albania’s controversial new National Theatre

Albanian actors storm national theatre to protest government demolition plans

Albanian actors storm national theatre to protest government demolition plans

East: the new photo book exploring past and present in the Balkans

East: the new photo book exploring past and present in the Balkans

Natural wonder: celebrating Albania’s magnificent but endangered wilderness

Natural wonder: celebrating Albania’s magnificent but endangered wilderness

Welcome to Tirana: the Albanian capital through an analogue camera lens

Welcome to Tirana: the Albanian capital through an analogue camera lens

Bloodlands: Don't miss Albania's first horror film

Bloodlands: Don’t miss Albania’s first horror film

Casinos and cableways: the 6 New East monuments among Europe's most endangered sites

Casinos and cableways: the 6 New East monuments among Europe’s most endangered sites

New art project to honour victims of Albania's communist regime

New art project to honour victims of Albania’s communist regime