Vlora is a coastal city on Albania's Adriatic Coast. Albania Phone Number List It is reputed to be one of the most beautiful places in the Mediterranean region and in recent years has become an important tourist center. With nice sandy beaches, the summer time is an ideal time to visit Vlora. You can swim in the sea beginning in May and the water is still warm enough in Albania Phone Number List October to enjoy a pleasant outing at the beach.Besides the beach, Vlora has a rich cultural history dating back to the 6th Century B.C. A stone wall was built around the city in Albania Phone Number List the 4th Century B.C. and it was the.
main port of Albania Phone Number List Illyria (the ancient name for Albania). During that era Vlora was well known for its olives, wine and for the production of salt.In the medieval period Vlora was under the administration of several different rulers. Albania Phone Number List The Normans conquered the region in 1081, and it later came on rule of Venice before being handed over to Germans. In 1272 it became part of the kingdom of Arbria and in Albania Phone Number List the 1400s an Albanian feudal family dominated the city.
Finally, in 1417 Vlora Albania Phone Number List was the first port to fall to the Ottoman Turks. The Ottomans built mosques and fortresses and other monuments during their rule of 500 years.In the modern era, Albania obtained its independence Albania Phone Number List in 1912 and Vlora was the place where that independence was declared. Fittingly, there is a museum dedicated to the Independence movement in Vlora and it should be near the top of your Albania Phone Number List list if you are visiting Vlora for cultural purposes.Another important.