Albania is situated in South Eastern Europe. Other countries nearby are Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Croatia and Macedonia, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania European Turkey. Highest mountain in Albania is Mount Korab whose peak is about two thousand and seven hundred meters above sea level. Albania is called 'land of the eagles'. An eagle with two heads is designed on the flag of Albania. Berat is a Museum City. Its castle is one of the largest in Albania. Albania became independent in the year 1912.