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[22 Jun 2020 | No Comment | ]
Keepers of Tradition: Art and Folk Heritage in Neamț County

What shapes up a place, a territory, a county?
A first thought would take us to the natural environment, with picturesque landscapes, and then the history, culture and ethnographic particularities of the places, well preserved and passed down from generation to generation. All of that define and identify a certain region and the main values of the community living within its borders.
“Nemțeanca” Traditional Crafts Association has an important contribution in promoting the authentic folk art specific to Neamţ County and preserving the original crafts, as they were once practiced by the …

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[27 Apr 2020 | No Comment | ]
50 wonderful pictures describe fairytale places (the 2nd part)

While you stay safe at home, discover the amazing Neamț Land!
Online trip to Neamț County. Holy places keeping the faith alive and villages where tourists can still observe traditions and customs dating back generations.
Online photo exhibition:
Nine photography enthusiasts from several parts of Romania had the privilege of discovering the beautiful, ever surprising Neamț County.
The pictures presented here were all taken in December 2019, during the last days of the photo tour organized in Neamț County.
Vânători Neamț Nature Park is a picturesque area, hosting some of the most valuable natural, cultural …

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[18 Feb 2020 | No Comment | ]
Taking a closer look at the folk art in Neamț

Revealing a complex and fascinating universe, the symbols of traditional art are an important starting point in deciphering the hidden meanings that the folk culture of ancestral society carried within. Symbols such as horse and rider, fir needles -sign of manhood and vitality-, the tree of life, vines, flower pots and more are very common in Neamţ area and often appear on highly appreciated pieces, along with other with geometrical patterns and vivid natural colors. What is more, these symbols are to be found in folk literature and plastic arts, …

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[2 Dec 2019 | No Comment | ]
The fascinating beauty of Neamţ County revealed at WTM London 2019

The diversified tourist offer of Neamț County is promoted at World Travel Market London during 4-6 November, 2019. WTM London introduces global travel buyers to over 5,000 of the biggest destinations and brands worldwide, and is, nowadays, the greatest hub of travel ideas in the world. The show offers valuable insights of how the tourism industry will look like over the next years, share innovations, and create endless business opportunities.

Taking advantage of the “Connect Me” networking tool, the representatives of Neamţ County had several meetings with representatives of travel …

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[2 Dec 2019 | No Comment | ]
Neamţ County is participating at the 42nd edition of the Romanian Tourism Fair in Bucharest

Neamţ County – a living history

Between the 14th – 17th of November 2019, Neamţ County Council is presenting the tourist offer of Neamț Land at the Romanian Tourism Fair in Bucharest. We therefore invite you to visit Neamţ County’s stand inside B1 Pavilion, where you will symbolically enter the walls of Neamţ Fortress, witness bravery scenes of 500 years ago, meet the guards of Stephen the Great, and listen to traditional music from Neamţ area.

Photo gallery:

            Neamţ
County occupies …

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[2 Dec 2019 | No Comment | ]
A corner of heaven in Romania once again promoted in London: Neamț Land

After
attending World Travel Market London -the largest travel show in the world-, at
the beginning of November 2019, the representatives of Neamț County Council have
the opportunity to promote the amazing destination Neamţ Land, on the occasion
of celebrating The National Day at the Romanian Cultural Institute in London.

More
than 150 British officials, representatives of diplomatic and consular missions
in London and other high representatives were pleased to experience, for their
own, the captivating traditional art, culture, music and gastronomy specific to
Neamț County. A series of authentic artistic and cultural manifestations marked
the celebration of the National …

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