Elton has an incredible, earth-shattering idea floating around in his head for a tour that will bring you to the kitchens of families, farms and restaurants for an 8 or 12 day self-guided tour in Albania. It’ll combine beaches, mountains and urban environments and will surely encompass loads of food, wine and raki.  The idea is both to taste the delights on offer and also be a part of their cultivation or production- a full experience. Nature will be in abundance. Stay tuned in early 2018 when we…

Balkan Lynx in Albania

Good news from our friends at the Association for the Protection & Preservation of the Natural Environment in Albania (PPNEA). Their camera traps in the Pukë-Mirditë region have caught some super-sharp images of the critically endangered Balkan lynx (check them out at PPNEA’s Facebook page). We’re working with the team at PPNEA to develop some great initiatives in wildlife tourism. The intention is to bring tourists to the more remote villages and gradually develop some infrastructure for bear-spotting, birdwatching and so forth. The Balkan lynx might just be…