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[20 Jan 2023 | No Comment | ]
“Grandparents’ House” – out of love for folk art

Recently opened, located in Girov commune, the museum highlights local traditions and values. Visitors have at their disposal an old radio sets exhibition, and an ethnography and folk art exhibition. Among the exhibited objects, the traditional hand-woven woolen carpets are quite special.
Out of love for folk art, the project was carried out by Mr. Constantin-Bucur Olariu from Girov, in in cooperation with “Ionel Teodoreanu” Municipal Library and Girov City Hall. at the event’s official opening, the participants enjoyed an ethno-folkloric session and a specially made artistic program.
 

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[17 Jan 2023 | No Comment | ]
Bicaz and Vânători-Neamț were declared tourist resorts of local interest

Bicaz town and the tourist area of Vânători-Neamț commune are among the newly declared tourist resorts of local interest, certified by the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Tourism in December 2022.
Bicaz town is located in the Western part of Neamț County, at the foothill of Ceahlău Massif, on the banks of River Bistrița, only few kilometers away from the famous Bicaz dam, that holds back the waters of Lake Izvorul Muntelui, the largest reservoir on inland rivers in Romania. From natural attractions, amazing landscapes, and areas of leisure interest, Bicaz is …

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[21 Oct 2022 | No Comment | ]
Excellence Awards for Neamţ Tourism Promotion and Development

Each year, the North-East Regional Development Agency awards tourism associations or organizations that have shown outstanding innovation and achievement in the development and implementation of tourism programs or original initiatives that have resulted in positive media recognition or increased participation from visitors. This year, “Discover Northeast” Gala was organised in Gura Humorului, between 22 -24 September, 2022.
The constant concern and sustained efforts of Neamţ County Council and its partners, public institutions and private agents, to ensure the best visibility of Neamt Land as a tourist destination, with its vast natural, …

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[12 Oct 2022 | No Comment | ]
A 200-year-old house in Neamţ – a treasure chest of ancestral values

The journey of a passionate collector in recreating an entire universe of authentic rustic architecture in Tazlău, Neamţ County.
A house built of wood, clay and stone, with an architecture that respects the typical structure of households in Neamţ 200 years ago, has been undergoing a continuous process of rehabilitation and conservation since 2009, currently approaching the moment of being included among the ethnographic museums from Neamț County. The house in Tazlău stands as a complete, expressive creation of the old rural society, revealing the way of living, the technical, social …

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[1 Feb 2022 | No Comment | ]
Ecotourism’s Development in Neamț County

 
In 2021, one of the 10 ecotourism destinations in Romania and the only one in the country included in the Top 100 Sustainable Destinations, is in Neamț, the renowned Bison Land, which remains for the fifth year in a row in this exclusive top worldwide.
 
Here you will discover important landmarks of the destination, such as the Dragoș Vodă Bison Reserve, of about 11,500 ha, established in 1968, where, in addition to bison, you can also see other animal species such as Carpathian deer, Northern shovelers, deer, foxes, badgers, wolves and bears.
The land …

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[29 Dec 2021 | No Comment | ]
Traditions and customs at the Christmas Market in Neamț

Learned by doing over centuries and often connected to faith, customs, which deeply penetrated the collective consciousness, are still observed today in Neamţ villages. Customs have been strongly preserved owing to their value that stood the test of time, and have been accepted by the entire community.
Children or young people that go caroling singing, the Star songs and the theater on religious themes are part of the performances that take place at the Christmas Market in Neamț. The New Year is greeted with Plugușorul, the ox, the bells and even the plough pulled …