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[19 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Ciprian Istrate

He was born on Petricani, Neamt County on 16th of July, 1970. He graduated from the Faculty of Orthodox Theology “Dumitru Stăniloae” within “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University, Department of Sacred Art – Religious Painting. He dedicates himself, in 1990, to the painting of icons and wall painting (fresco) a few years later, a road that walked and walks with faith in what he does and in God. Ciprian Istrate had as mentors Michelangelo and Morosanu brothers from Suceava which recognizes their merit in its formation. Since 1996 participates in national …

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[20 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Nemțean-traditional folk costume ornament and color

Over time, Neamt traditional folk costume, through shape, color and ornament was one of the most important modes of expression of popular culture in this region.
Traditional Garments fits into the general characteristics of Moldovan folk, but adds various and original elements specific to Neamt county. The folk costume differentiate by destination – work or feast – or after the area who came: mountaineers wore clothing in sober colors and less ornamented, instead the people from the plain have an explosion of colors.
For the execution of an outfit given, an exclusively female activity, the materials …

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[29 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Craftsman Vasile Neamţu

We will find Vasile Neamţu in his workshop joinery and carpentry in Nemtisor village, Vanatori commune, Neamt county, unless he’s gone, as a guest at a festival, in a creative camp or at any fair field.
Together with his wife, homemaker hardworking woman, gather from the forests crooked timber, and leaving their mark on crooked wood joints, brings on the form of the strangest and useful things through a new craftsmanship, which gives them both a new impetus to world, thirst and love of life. He is a member of the Association …

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[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Horaita Monastery

Horaiţa Monastery can be reached by car walking on National Road 15 C, Piatra Neamt – Targu Neamt. At Dobreni, turn on an asphalt road, pre-signaled, and go through another 15 km on county road 156A, through Negreşti and Poiana. From Poiana, the road runs through a beautiful mixed forest of deciduous and coniferous
Also, you can reach the monastery from Crăcăoani, where there are only six kilometers on unpaved country road. Whatever path you choose, you’ll pass through a gate to the monastery and you come forward, or to step …

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[30 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Possibilities of spending the spare time in an active way

Tourists that wish to spend a part of their time in an active way, can find in our county a diversity range of recreational activities.
Touristic and agrement complex „Over Valley” in Piatra Neamt is one of the biggest of its kind in the country and provides a place to practice different sports: swimming, tennis, voleyball, handball, football, basketball, ice skating, rollerblading, skateboard, cycling or ATV. The complex has modern swimming pools, one for adults and one for kids, tennis fields designed to european standards,  football field with artificial grass floodlit …

Attractions, Lakes in Neamţ County, Other Articles, Tourism Promotion »

[30 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Protected areas – Lakes Vaduri and Pângăraţi

For several years, to our surprise, migratory birds that usually meet them in the Danube delta and lacustrine areas of southern Europe, settled Bistriţa lakes downstream of Spring Mountain, especially on lakes Pângăraţi and Vaduri.It is a signal, we say, to show that they would follow climatic changes on which the birds feel them and they can feel a long time before than we humans.  Being in an area where, once, during winters, is formed impressiveice bridges over the waters of Bistrita, the two lakes are gathering today several species …