National Heritage and Handicraft Part of a Fair
Albanian Daily News
Published October 5, 2017
The Albania’s National Heritage and Handicraft fair will return in the city of Gjirokastra with its 11th edition. This fair, which will open the gates to the visitors on October 6, is expected to bring in Gjirokastra handicraft masters from all over Albania and other Albanian speaking territory.
A number of hand-made souvenirs will be exposed while the fair will also include elements of the traditional music. The traditional cuisine will be another element of this fair, giving a chance to the visitors to enjoy different delicacies while walking on the city’s stone-paved roads.
A cheese-made sculpture will be this event’s surprise.
The Albania’s National Heritage and Handicraft is organized by ‘Gjirokastra’ Foundation and ‘Gjiro-Art’ Association in collaboration with Gjirokastra municipality. The purpose of this event is to redirect the visitors’ attention toward the cultural heritage while promoting the touristic city of Gjirokastra.