During this summer season, there will be new direct flights leaving from Tirana’s international airport. This was announced by the country’s PM Edi Rama on social media. According to him, the destinations are Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Moscow, Goteborg, Oslo, Tel Aviv, while there will be more frequent flights toward Budapest, Warsaw and London.
During this summer season, the number of tourists visiting Albania is expected to achieve new records. Last year, Albania was visited by 5 million tourists. Monthly statistics provided by the country’s agency for statistics, INSTAT, show that in January this year, the number of foreign citizens entering the country was 232 thousand, a growth of 34,5% compared to the same period a year ago. /ibna/