Similarly, raki, an alcoholic drink made from grape, plum or mulberry, is a source of great pride.There is good access to international news and regional events from within Albania. However, many have been affected directly or indirectly by regional conflicts over the past several years.Volume and emotion in everyday conversation is often at a higher level than what a Canadian may typically experience.
You might see people talking and conveying a body language at the same time, usually with hands.
Depending on the situation, you can be humorous and you can tell funny things from your experience.
Albanians are people who like to smile, laugh and be amused.
Personal space is generally the same as in Canadian society.
Some Albanian characteristics and mannerisms resemble those of the mainland Greeks, most notably in rural areas; for instance, a nod of the head means ‘no’ and shaking one’s head means ‘yes’.