Photographing my Epic Adventures
Our Exciting Albanian Weekend
February 18, 2019 By RhysHanson 3

This weekend was one of the best so far in Albania. It started on Saturday when we decided to go to Butrint which is 20 minutes south by bus. Butrint is the location of the ruins of the town of Butrint which was a town in the

Our Trip By the Numbers
February 11, 2019 By RhysHanson 3

We have had a long trip so far but what exactly are some of the numbers for it? 13 Boats 1 veggie peeler used to cut cheese 2 hot springs "thank you" in 7 languages 3 seas 4 college tours 3 sports played 2 basketball

Let’s Eat! Albanian Style
February 5, 2019 By RhysHanson 7

Albania has much of the same food as many of the other Mediterranean countries. In Sarande, the diet consists of lots of meat, veggies and fruit (often citrus). They rely on fish, cows, pigs, sheep and goats for their main meat. Chickens play a large part

Well, There is Something for the Resume
January 27, 2019 By RhysHanson 5

I have accidentally been recruited to play on the Serande 8th-grade boy's basketball team. On Saturday I went to their practice because it was at the same time the School Director said I could use a wall of the gym for lacrosse practice. The boys on the

The Craziest Day
January 21, 2019 By RhysHanson 4

Today we had the oddest day. Mom went to have coffee with two of the friends she has made and we next heard from her about two hours later when she told me to get ready to go to volunteer at the local pre-school. We went

Albania mid 1800s to WWII
January 15, 2019 By RhysHanson 3

When I was told to write a paper on the history of Albania, I was not aware that Albania has had a long and violence filled past. It was so long that I decided to split it into a few papers and that this one

January 9, 2019 By RhysHanson 3

Albania is an amazing country. Their culture is very different than ours at home. When were first arrived here, our host told, us there were two rules about crossing the roads in Albania. Number 1, look both ways twice. Number 2, don't forget rule number one. It