Outside correspondent Tim Neville writes frequently for the magazine and other large publications, like The New York Times. He lives in Bend, Oregon, where he skis Mount Bachelor as much as he can.
Europe has a secret. It's called Albania—a Maryland-size playground of rugged peaks, emerald seas, and ripping rivers. The only catch? It's really poor, graft is rampant, and there's little environmental regulation. Pack your bribe money for a warts-and-all jaunt through the wildest post-Communist state on earth.