Ksamil, Sarande and Butrint (Unesco Heritage Site)

Albania, Ksamil Guide (B): Ksamil, Sarande and Butrint (Unesco Heritage Site)

The very south corner of Albania - the country which is still a black spot on the touristic map of Europe offers, in my opinion, the best beaches in the entire old continent: white sand, tropical color of the clearest possible seas, the exoticism of the area and most friendly locals. Most of the very few individual foreign tourists who get to the beach village of Ksamil arrive by ferry from the neighboring, overcrowded by tourists Greek island - Corfu. I followed the same route. And, I really thought that Corfu is amazing until I set foot in Albania's shore. My jaw literally dropped. I immediately felt as if I was transferred to one of the tropical, paradise-like postcard spots. It's a mystery to me how this exceptionally beautiful piece of land lacks any recognition among foreigners. But maybe it's better this way!

The easiest way to get to Albania from the south is to fly to the Greek Island - Corfu. There are many cheap flights from all over Europe for those seeking sun holidays. Allow 1-2 days to visit the island as it has some interesting points to see apart from the overcrowded resorts. Soon I will also write a post about Corfu. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Ksamil, Sarande and Butrint (Unesco Heritage Site)
Guide Location: Albania » Ksamil
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Pasqyrat Beach   Medieval Fortress   Syri i Kalter   Amphitheater  
Author: Tomasz Lisowski
Read it on author's website: https://adventurous-travels.squarespace.com/posts/sarande-ksamil-and-butrint-unesco-albania-a-piece-of-tropics-in-the-heart-of-europe