Discover for yourself unknown Moldova.
Moldova is a very small but picturesque country. Its green hills, endless forests, peaceful lakes and large sunflower fields make it original and unique. From the very first moment you come to Moldova you will feel yourself very welcome. Hospitality and respect for guests is a national trait of each Moldavian. Beautiful landscapes and historic sites, delicious wine and national Moldovan cuisine, melodious songs and fiery dances – all these will impress you much and will surely make you want to come back to Moldova some day.
Short practical information about Moldova
Moldova is situated in Southeastern Europe bordered by Romania on the west and Ukraine on the north, east, and south. It is a largely rural country, made up of gently rolling farmland with numerous lakes, small villages, and woodland. Most of Moldova lies between two rivers, the Nistru and the Prut. The majority of Moldova’s 3.56 million people live in rural areas. The official language is Romanian (Moldovan). It is Romance language which is derived from Latin and is written using the Latin alphabet. Russian is the second most widely spoken language in Moldova today. The Russian language has been given the status of a "language of interethnic communication".
Moldova"s proximity to the Black Sea gives it a mild and sunny climate. It is moderately continental: the summers are hot and long, with temperatures averaging about 24-27 °C and the winters are relatively mild and dry, with temperatures averaging -7-4 °C.
Moldova’s currency is the Leu (pl. lei), abbreviated MDL. One leu is comprised of 100 bani. Foreign currencies may be exchanged at banks or at exchange offices which are many all over the places.
Chisinau is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Moldova. It is Moldova"s main industrial and commercial center, and is located in the middle of the country, on the river Bîc. The city lies on seven hills and occupies the territory of around 120 sq. km. The capital of Moldova is considered to be one of the greenest cities in Europe. There are many parks and lakes in the city and different kinds of trees and flowers grow everywhere in Chisinau.
Moldova - is a small country, which is situated in East Europe between Ukraine and Romania. Nice friendly people meet guests from all over the world. Hills, covered with vineyards and orchards, churches hidden among centuries-old forest, cave monasteries, the unique nature nooks closely associated with unexplained abnormal phenomenon attract plenty of tourist.
Touring with travel agency "Nelea-Tur" you will get familiar with history, culture and national traditions of Moldavian nation.