ATTRACTIONS: (a few major)
Other top attractions include the remote monasteries, the cities of Balti, Ungheni and the capital city of Chisinau, the Pushkin Museum and the Jewish cemeteries.
Moldova is a very poor country - one of the poorest in Europe, but the accommodations prices are exceptionally high.
Moldova's bus service is very reliable and the routes are extensive.
CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
- Calling Code: 373
- Electricity: 230V, 50Hz
- Drive on the: Right
- Times to Travel: Due to its close proximity to the Black Sea, Moldova's climate is quite moderate.
Summers are long and warm and winters are mild and dry.
The most popular times to vist are during the summer and the fall months of September and October.
TOURISM SITES AND LINKS:
- Chisinau City Guide
- City of Balti (Romanian/Russian)
- City of Comrat (Russian)
- Historical Architecture of Chisinau (Romanian)
- Jewish Cemeteries
- Moldova Travel Guide
- National Museum of Archaeology and History
- UNESCO Sites
- World of Moldova
PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS - WARNINGS:
|Land Area||32,891 km2|
|Water Area||960 km2|
|Total Area||33,851km2 (#135)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$18.54 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$5,200|