The Balkan Education Experience is designed to give online students from the USA, European Union and the United Kingdom, the opportunity to study in another country. It is an extremely affordable way to continue or add to your studies while taking part in the cultural experience of living in Sarande, Albania.
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Take a private apartment on your own, share a 2-bedroom apartment or bring a couple of friends and choose the penthouse. Enjoy a morning coffee sitting on your balcony, gazing across the bay to the Greek island of Corfu. Then stroll over to the Student Hub where you'll find the facilities to complete your studies.
During your stay we’ll take you to visit some of the sights in the area. The longer you stay the more you’ll discover.
Lekursi Castle offers a stunning view of the bay of Sarande, the Vrina plains and the mountains of Greece beyond.
The Greco-Roman city of Butrint dating back to the 4th century BC is an incredible experience. Not only will you tread in the steps of the Greeks, Romans and Ottomans, you’ll get some amazing photos to share with family and friends.
Further afield is the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Gjirokaster with a fantastic history and architecture dating back to the 13th century. It is also the birthplace of Enver Hoxha, Albania’s infamous communist leader.
The Blue Eye is one of Albania’s most popular natural wonders. Here the Bistrica River rises to the surface in an incredible blue hue, before running into the sea at Sarande.