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[21 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Traditional egg decorations for Easter

Painted eggs are the symbol of the Easter Holiday. People from Neamt County paint the eggs starting with the last Tuesday before Easter. In villages from Neamt County people also carry with them the painted eggs to the religious service that marks the resurrection of Jesus. Usually the eggs are painted in red, as a symbol of the blood of Jesus.
The origins of the painted eggs are lost in time but in Neamt County this tradition is transmitted from one generation to another. In the old times these eggs were …

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[20 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]
The Swans from Piatra Neamt and from the protected lakes of Neamt County

In the last years the lakes Pangarati, Vaduri and Batca Doamnei, from Neamt County had become the perfect place where wild water birds come to spend the winter. These lakes are located on the middle course of Bistrita River and represent and important link in the chain that helps support the natural habitats and the biodiversity of the eastern area of Europe.
Here are some of the species that come to spend winter every year on these three lakes from Neamt County: the summer swan, the big duck, the little Grebe, …

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[11 Jan 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Visit Neamt monasteries during winter

A trip to the beautiful monasteries of Neamt County is always a great experience, especially during winter, when everything seems to be a fairytale scene. This is the same winter that is described by poets in their lyrics only better because now you can see it for real.
The Orthodox monasteries from Neamt County are located in places of rare beauty and represent a legacy that transcends time. Monks and nuns that live here like in the old days will welcome you and teach you about spirit and the power of …

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[15 Dec 2010 | No Comment | ]
Winter Images from Ceahlau Mountain

Winter is the season when we celebrate Christmas and New Year’s Eve and when we come together with our friends to spend some quality moments. For those of you that love winter and also outdoor hikes we recommend you to visit Neamt County for a hike on Ceahlau Mountain where nature welcomes you with white sceneries. You can spend the winter holidays in a fairytale landscape created by snow, tall pine trees, the ice from the eaves of the houses and by the simple beauty of snowmen.
So, if you are …

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[9 Dec 2010 | No Comment | ]
Spend the Winter Holydays in Neamt County

We invite you in Neamt County, to spend your winter holyday in a mountain town, to enjoy the snow, traditional food and accommodations designed with a rustic feeling that incorporates traditional objects like fabrics and decorations.
The highlight of the winter holyday is represented by Christmas, New Year’s Eve and Boboteaza: these are also religious holydays for Romanians, full with traditions, customs and beliefs. Here in Neamt County you can still witness these traditions that bring joy and good-luck-wishes each year. We talk about traditional Christmas carols, traditional best-wishes songs from …

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[16 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Autumn sceneries in Cheile Sugaului

Autumn thrills us with great sceneries every year. There are places where nature seems to outdone itself, achieving images that go beyond any imagination. One of these places is Cheile Sugaului (which in translation would be Sugau Gorge) from Neamt County, a rocky area that will impress you for sure.
Cheile Sugaului is located in the upper part of Bicaz Chei village, on the left side of Bicaz creek, right at the entrance in Cheile Bicazului. You can reach Cheile Sugaului by following the trail that enters in Cheile Sugaului – …