Moldovita Monastery, Suceava County, Romania

The Moldovita Monastery is a Romanian Orthodox monastery situated in the commune of Vatra Moldovitei, Suceava County, Moldavia, Romania. The Monastery of Moldovita was built in 1532 by Petru Rares, who was Stefan the Great’s (in Romanian Stefan cel Mare) illegitimate son. 379 more words


Fotoreportaje: Iglesia Ortodoxa subterránea en Moldavia, Rumanía.

La  antigua Dacia fue famosa por sus minas de sal. En la Rumanía moderna, las minas de sal continúan siendo populares y pueden encontrarse por todo el país. 84 more words


Văratec Monastery

Situated in a wonderful natural frame, Văratec Monastery is, without a doubt, one of the best known and visited monasteries in Moldavia. Among the builders of this edifice we do not hear of any ruler or prince of Moldavia, as the tradition speaks about a certain Nun Olimpiada, under whose control starts in 1781 the erection of the first church in Văratec. 178 more words

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Caşin Monastery

Caşin Monastery, dedicated to St Archangels Michael and Gabriel, is one of the largest Orthodox churches in Bucharest. The church, which combines the Brâncovenesc style (with columns at the entrance) with the Neo-Byzantin one (mosaics decorations, tall and spacious architecture), took its name from a nearby street, which was named after a village in Moldavia, near Bacău, called Mânăstirea Cașin. 90 more words

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Agapia Monastery

Agapia Monastery, situated at the foothills of the Stănișoara Mountains, at an altitude of 480 m, is one of the most visited places of worship in Moldavia. 168 more words

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July 20, 2014

We went back to Acasa la mama today. The supermarkets were open, so we took a last trip there. This morning we also went to a pentacostal church called Philadelfia. 167 more words

July 19, 2014

We went to the market today to look at the national costumes again. No costume (those I wanted were 200L more expensive than expected, ending on a total of 750L ~ 54$ for just a blouse), but a magnet for me and some decoration eggs for mom. 201 more words