Located on Southeastern Europe’s Balkan Peninsula, Albania is a little country with Ionian and Adriatic coastlines. Find many archaeological sites and castles here, but let’s not forget about those beaches too. The capital, Tirana is a colourful quirky place. It’s here where you can visit the National History Museum to learn about the history of Albania. For walking enthusiasts, this is a mountainous country, the Albanian Alps are stunning – so bring your hiking shoes and your sense of adventure.