Moldova and Romania – two sides of the same coin!

Usually, when I meet foreign people, they want to know where I am from. When my answer is Moldova, people look at me in a strange way and ask : “Where is it??? 1,046 more words


A fairy tale for Fairy Tale Day; 'Miorita' - the little ewe lamb

Today – 26 February – is Fairy Tale Day so I thought I’d try to tell you a fairy tale. Although it is Romanian, called… 716 more words

Cetățuia fortified complex, Iaşi (1669)

Cetățuia monastery-fortress is a fortified complex (Cetățuia = fortress in Romanian) which consists of Cetățuia monastery, residential building, tower, museum, gothic hall, a bath, kitchen and the high fortified walls. 48 more words