Most important tours around Suceava

Most important tours around Suceava

The county of Suceava is one of the most beautiful areas in Romania being rich in culture, history and wonderful landscapes. I know, this pretty much sounds as a cliché but it’s not an exaggeration and I hope to demonstrate it through this article. The most important tours around Suceava waiting for you focus each on a specific tourist attraction that you might enjoy: cultural and religious diversity, trekking, relaxing walks and history. Visiting the monasteries This is in fact the lan... [ read more ]

The oldest buildings in Suceava

The oldest buildings in Suceava

Whoever knows but more importantly, whoever loves Suceava is fully aware that there are not that many cities in the country on whose streets you should be nervous to walk. Why? Well, you have to be quiet so as to hear the steps of those who passed by through this city thousands and thousands of years ago. You can see their shadows on the walls of the oldest buildings in Suceava or you can listen to the pulse of that dim and ancient past under the stones of the same buildings. You will understa... [ read more ]

Top 3 fortresses in Suceava

Top 3 fortresses in Suceava

There are many places in Romanian where you can visit medieval citadels and fortresses and Suceava is one of them, having been the capital of medieval Moldova. This is a tour for those of you who feel at ease when they find themselves within such places, who feel better connected with the past and its secrets whenever surrounded by old walls that seem to be hiding a lot of stories. Top 3 fortresses in Suceava includes those special places where history becomes alive. 1.     The seat cit... [ read more ]

Discover Suceava!

Discover Suceava!

I’m not sure how well accustomed you are with the Romanian administrative organization so let me brief it quickly. Romania has 41 counties (a larger area with several smaller towns and villages and a more important town which acts as the county seat) with the exception of the capital Bucharest whose organization is different than the rest of the country. So, each county has a county seat and their names, more often than not coincide or are very similar. In our case, Suceava is both the name ... [ read more ]

Most beautiful small towns in Moldova

Most beautiful small towns in Moldova

Ok. These may not be your first choice if you ever decide to visit the historical Romanian region known as Moldova. Iasi should be by far the first item on your list, there’s no arguing there. But there are also smaller towns just as welcoming and attractive. These are the most beautiful small towns in Moldova, special, cozy places where traditions are still treasured and people have not found you the meaning of the word “stress”. Got your attention? Stay with me a little longer and at t... [ read more ]

Top 5 ski destinations in Romania

Top 5 ski destinations in Romania

Romania offers tourists the opportunity to ski in several very nice and relatively cheap resorts. Recently, Romania has made remarkable progress in planning and enhancing the ski area, mountain ski resorts being packed with tourists from the first snow fall of the season. The fact that one third of the country is covered by the Carpathian Mountains offers the advantage of multiple ski areas in different geographical areas. Each ski region has its special charm, increased by the specific custom... [ read more ]

Top 3 sights around Iasi

Top 3 sights around Iasi

I’m sure you must have expected this article because Iasi is such a lovely and culturally and historically rich city that its influence must be spread around it as well. And it is. A visit to Iasi should not be limited to the actual city but to its vicinity too because this is a town representative for the entire region. Though there many things you might admire, I’m going to present only a top three sights around Iasi, just for you to make a general impression of what is out there, expect... [ read more ]

The most popular clubs in Iasi

The most popular clubs in Iasi

It’s party time! I thought that a lengthy article about the best places to spend an evening out might quite successful. Let’s face it: no matter how interesting the museums, memorial houses, parks or gardens are, at the end of the day you just want to loosen up and really relax. Some of you might do that by going for a walk around the city, most of the others are curious to see how Romanian people have fun during the night. A quick stop to the most popular clubs in Iasi will not let you do... [ read more ]

Best events to attend in Iasi

Best events to attend in Iasi

The great part about this city is that there is always some interesting trade, fair, exhibition and so on you might want to attend. A simple search on the Internet will be enough to demonstrate you that Iasi is not a place where you might get bored. In fact,Iasi is the perfect place if you want to explore the bohemian side of you. As such, the best events to attend inIasi have a cultural component and are very much related to that dim and ancient past when everything just seemed simpler and more... [ read more ]

The most ‘appealing’ museums in Romania

The most ‘appealing’ museums in Romania

I don’t know what you are thinking of when reading this title but I’m sure you guessed it’s some other type of museums than the ones you’re used to. For me, the most appealing museums in Romania are the wine museums, where everything you find out about wine and vineyards comes wrapped up in delicious and various types of wine. What can be more exciting than wine tasting in a place that glorifies wine?           The Museum of Wine and Vineyards Iasi This museum surprises its visito... [ read more ]