Gjirokaster or the City of Thousand Steps is another UNESCO site in Southern Albania that offers a great range of awesome things to do and see from the mighty Gjirokaster Castle to the beautiful lush green landscape of the surrounding area.

Some may consider Gjirokaster as a twin city to Berat, another UNESCO site that is known for its thousand windows but if someone tells you that you can pick one of the 2 to visit, do not believe them.

Both cities have their charms that can not be substituted. The architectures are different, the things you can do are different, and even the local food is different, so I would recommend you visit both cities when you are in Albania.

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