Friday, January 15, 2016
Albania 1 of 5 Underrated (and Affordable) European Countries You Should Visit Now in 2016
January 15, 2016
Ditch the typical European track — add these unexpected spots to your travel list. (Photo by Douglas Pearson/Corbis. Design by Lauren DeLuca for Yahoo Travel.)
By Meagen Collins / Travel Freedom Network
It’s 2016 and many of you will most likely be making those two big New Year’s resolutions: 1. Lose weight and 2. Travel more! Well, we are here to help you with the second one.
Not only are we going to inspire you to travel more, but we want to inspire you to outdo your friends this year and discover some of the best off-the-beaten-path European destinations. And guess what? They all are stunningly beautiful — and they’re super affordable too! Score!
These unexpected European destinations will give you a serious case of wanderlust, and will have you packing your bags, booking a flight, and discovering the great unknown this year.
Prizren is a must-visit city. (Photo: Travel Freedom Network)
Kosovo, in particular the city of Prizren, is our new favorite spot in Europe. When we were there in November, winter was approaching and the days were becoming colder. But even so, the people were still out enjoying the limited hours of sunshine they had every single day. We discovered locals drinking coffee in the numerous coffee shops around town, restaurants full every night, and bars offering cheap drinks and a chilled atmosphere.