Shkodër is a city located on Lake of Shkoder in northwestern Albania, of which it is the capital. It is one of the oldest and most historic towns in Albania, as well as an important cultural and economic centre. Shkodër's estimated population as of 2004[update] is 90,000; if the surrounding region is included the population is 110,000. As of 2008 the current population is 228,000 including the surrounding region, villages and mountains.
Million thanks to Sonnie of Russia who visited Albania and sent me postcard from there!