[23 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
A weekend dedicated to authentic Romanian crafts

 
A weekend dedicated to authentic Romanian crafts
“The Hope Chest” Art Festival – the 13th Edition
the 25th -27th of May 2018
 
 
Launched in 2006, “The Hope Chest” Art Festival gathers at Piatra Neamţ dozens of craftsmen from several parts of the Romania and from the Republic of Moldova. This year, the festival reached its 13th edition. Those who love traditional crafts and folk art and, widely speaking, all lovers of aesthetics are expected this weekend to visit the area of Youth Park in Piatra Neamţ in order to whitness a spectacular …

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Attractions, Churches, Monasteries, Neamt County Pilgrimages, Touristic Promotion »

[25 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
The story of the sacred icons from Neamţ Monastery and Bistriţa Monastery

 

The story of the sacred icons from Neamţ Monastery and Bistriţa Monastery
 
 
 
Testimonies of faith, several icons in the Neamt County have proven to have miraculous properties and have worked wonders for many Christians in need and suffering. When confronted with serious problems, people often resort to divine help. Worshiping the holy icons from Neamţ and Bistriţa monasteries, their hot prayers have been answered.
Located just 16 km away from the town of Târgu Neamţ, Neamţ Monastery, which is a symbol of the Orthodox spirituality and Romanian culture, houses the oldest and …

Attractions, Ceahlau National Park, Hiking Routes, Natural Parks, Touristic Promotion, Touristic Routes in Ceahlau Mountain, Touristic tours »

[23 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Traveling the great mountain Ceahlău.  From Izvorul Muntelui Chalet to the top of the massif

 
Traveling the great mountain Ceahlău
From Izvorul Muntelui Chalet to the top of the massif
 
 
 
Ceahlău National Park offers a lot of opportunities for adventure hike, but also for discovering breathtaking landscapes. To reach the plateau of Ceahlău massif, there are seven trails available for tourists, three of which start from Izvorul Muntelui area.
One of the most frequented and also the shortest trail (around 3  1/2 hours) crosses the eastern side of the mountain. The trail starts near Izvorul Muntelui Chalet (797 m) crosses Lutu Roşu Hollow (1,020 m) and ends at …

Attractions, Ceahlau National Park, Cheile Bicazului - Hasmasu National Park, Natural Parks, Touristic Promotion, Touristic tours, Vanatori Neamt Natural Park »

[18 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Time for hiking in the National Parks of Neamt County, places of rest and relaxation

 
 
Time for hiking in the National Parks of Neamt County, places of rest and relaxation
 
 
Whether we are talking about Ceahlău National Park, Cheile Bicazului – Hăşmaş National Park or Vânători Neamţ Natural Park, they all make up ideal destinations for spending spare time, experiencing the beauty of nature in all its forms, with the rich diversity of plants and animals and also places full of history and spiritually charged places of worship. Reaching the natural protected areas of Neamţ County, the tourists can climb the mountain routes or choose to …

Attractions, Cheile Bicazului - Hasmasu National Park, Hiking Routes, Monasteries, Museums, Natural Parks, Touristic Routes in Cheile Bicazului, Touristic Routes in Vanatori Neamt Natural Park, Vanatori Neamt Natural Park »

[10 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Trips in the picturesque area of Neamţ County – I

 
 
Trips in the picturesque area of ​​Neamţ County
 
 
One day through the villages and forests of Neamţ
The route explores the geographic and ethnographic area of ​​the Neamţ River Basin, also known as Ozana. Hiking here is very exciting as as it implies crossing the territory of the Vânători-Neamţ Natural Park, one of the main touristic attractions of Neamţ County, characterized by a great variety of fauna and flora.
Neamţ Monastery stands as the departure point, then tourists can cross the woods  to the Neamţ Valley, paying a visit at Vânători-Neamţ Natural Park. …

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[5 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Witnessing the Light of Jesus’ resurrection at the Monasteries in Neamţ County

 

Witnessing the Light of Jesus’ resurrection at the Monasteries in Neamţ County
 
 
 
Easter traditions in Moldova along with the greatness of the well-known monasteries in Neamt, the faithfulness of the people and the places full of spirituality contribute to transforming the Resurrection celebration into a special experience, sought after by thousands of pilgrims every year. Many of them say that here, in these holy places, one can feel the joy of the Resurrection more intensely, more meaningful, achieving a state of peace and fulfillment which can not be translated into words.
The …

Attractions, Customs, traditions and crafts, Monasteries, Touristic Promotion »

[3 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
The Holy Week – time for a meaningful trip to the monasteries in Neamţ

 

The Holy Week – time for a meaningful trip to the monasteries in Neamţ
 
 
 
We have entered the Great Week when we celebrate the sufferings of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is a time when Christians are more inclined towards faith, praying, fasting and participating in the services of the Orthodox Church. It is also a time when people turn to those who are in need and suffering and try to give them a helping hand. Last but not least, people look retrospectively of their lives and spend these holy days …

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[28 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
People and places. Journey inside the picturesque world of Borca commune

 
People and places. Journey inside the picturesque world of Borca commune
 
 
 
Situated in the central part of the Eastern Carpathians, on the middle course of the Bistriţa River, Borca is a land that impresses through its majestic landscapes, places of great historical significance, traditions, customs, magical practices, and last but not least by its people who conquer you with their warmth and magic of speech and make you want to come back soon.
Geographically placed in the watersheds of the Sabasa and Borca streams, Borca commune comprises eight villages disposed on both …

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