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Durrës Destination Guide

Explore Durrës in Albania.

Durrës in the region of Durrës with it's 122,034 inhabitants is located in Albania - some 20 mi (or 32 km) West of Tirana, the country's capital city.

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Time in Durrës is now 10:38 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Tirane" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sofia, Peshkopi, Gjirokastër, Skopje, Pristina or Novi Sad. Since you are here already, consider visiting Vrinas, Spitalle, Shkallnur, Shinavlash, Rrashbull and Durrës. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Durrës - Albania

02:06 min ( October 16, 2010 by Tiran Durrës)
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Durres sheshi Iliria (iliriasquarecompe...

01:43 min ( August 16, 2008 by dionixhi)
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Ju lutem lini mendimin tuaj ne lidhje me temen! Idete qe do jepen duke komentuar do te meren parasysh per hartimin e nje projekti. Faleminderit!

Durres Summer is back 2008

03:39 min ( May 22, 2008 by dionixhi)
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Summer has coming back, and Durres is ready for you!

Durrës - Albania

04:36 min ( October 11, 2009 by King Bardhuli)
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Interesting facts about this location

Niko Dovana Stadium

The Niko Dovana Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Durrës, Albania. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of KS Teuta. The stadium holds 13,000. The Albania national football team played in the Niko Dovana Stadium for the first time in a friendly international match against Uzbekistan on 11 August 2010.

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Located at 41.32, 19.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Albania


Durrës is the second largest city of Albania located on the central Albanian coast, about 33 km west of the capital Tirana. It is one of the most ancient and economically significant cities of Albania. Durrës is situated at one of the narrower points of the Adriatic Sea, opposite the Italian ports of Bari and Brindisi . Durrës is home to Albania's main port, the Port of Durrës, and to the newest public university, the Aleksandër Moisiu University.

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Located at 41.32, 19.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:620s BC establishments, Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Albania, Durrës, Greek colonies in Albania, Greek colonies in Illyria, Hellenistic Albania, Mediterranean port cities and towns in Albania, Populated coastal places in Albania, Populated places established in the 7th century BC

Aleksandër Moisiu University

Aleksandër Moisiu University or officially Aleksandër Moisiu University of Durrës is the newest public academic institution of the Republic of Albania. The University is located in the ancient city of Durrës and has a branch in Peshkopi. It was inaugurated in 2006 and is using the American system of education, unlike the rest of the public universities in the country. More than 1,300 students started classes as of October 2, 2006.

More reading: Aleksandër Moisiu University homepage
Located at 41.32, 19.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Durrës, Educational institutions established in 2005, Government entities of Albania, Universities in Albania

Battle of Dyrrhachium (1081)

The Battle of Dyrrhachium took place on October 18, 1081 between the Byzantine Empire, led by the Emperor Alexius I Comnenus (r. 1081–1118), and the Normans of southern Italy under Robert Guiscard, Duke of Apulia and Calabria. The battle was fought outside the city of Dyrrhachium (also known as Durazzo), the Byzantine capital of Illyria, and ended in a Norman victory. Following the Norman conquest of Byzantine Italy and Saracen Sicily, the Byzantine emperor, Michael VII Doukas (r.

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Located at 41.32, 19.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1080s in the Byzantine Empire, 1081 in Europe, 11th century in Europe, Alexios I Komnenos, Battles involving the Byzantine Empire, Battles involving the Normans, Conflicts in 1081, History of Durrës, Medieval Albania, Military history of Albania

Durrës District

The District of Durrës (Albanian: Rrethi i Durrësit) is one of the thirty-six districts of Albania, part of Durrës County. It has a population of 242,801 (2010 estimate), and an area of 433 km². It is in the west of the country, and its capital is Durrës. The district consists of the following municipalities: Durrës Gjepalaj Ishëm Katund i Ri Maminas Manëz Rrashbull Shijak Sukth Xhafzotaj

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Located at 41.32, 19.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Albania, Durrës County