Albanian Riviera

Albanian Riviera is a coastal area in the county of Vlorë, running along the Ionian Sea under the Ceraunian Mountains in Southern Albania. Traditionally, the region begins south of Llogara National Park, continues down along the coast through the villages of Dhermi, Vuno, Himare,Borsh, Qeparo, Piqeras and ends at Lukovë. The Albanian Riviera was proclaimed as the 2012 Top Value Destination by Frommer's.The region gained international attention after the 2009 reconstruction of the coastal road SH8, the 2010 tour stop of DJ Tiesto in Dhermi and the filming of a Top Gear episode.