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It's Official

Ever since we arrived in Tirana we have heard rumours of Lufthansa's arrival. That never materialised, until now. In a recent press release Lufthansa announced that from 15 April they will be operating two flights a day to Munich.

Munich is a fine city, but it is a little surprising that they did not choose to fly to Frankfurt. Berlin would have been nice for me since Air Berlin flies directly to Belfast from there. But Air Berlin also has a good route network out of Munich.

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Anonymous said…
It is really strange that they do not offer Frankfurt because I know a lot of people who fly to the US from Frankfurt. I suppose they fly Munich because they can use smaller planes (Bombardier in this case).
However for me it's not bad; I used to live 1 hour from Frankfurt now I live 1.5 hours from Munich :)

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Welcome to Our Man in Tirana. I moved to Tirana, capital of Albania, in October 2005 and left in October 2007. This blog is a mix of photographs, reports, links, impressions and, undoubtedly, prejudices relating to the city and the country.

Since I am no longer in Tirana I am no longer updating this blog. However, there are over 300 posts covering this two year period and I hope that they are still of some interest.

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