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We came to Suceava on our way from Cluj-Napoca to Chernivtsi in Ukraine. Make sure that you will visit the Moldavian monasteries from Suceava. Most of those outdoor and indoor wall painted churches are UNESCO protected.
Suceava itself was first mentioned in the 14th century when it was fortified by Petru I. Musat. It eventually became the capital of the Moldavian princes. During those times the town reached its peak. Once the capital was transferred to Iasiin 1565, everything went downhill. Under the Hungaro-Austrian rule it was just another provincial town. Today, Suceava is an industrial town with around 110000 inhabitants.
- Pros:Castle, churches and a most friendly hostel!
- Cons:A bit off the beaten path.
- In a nutshell:A good base for the Moldavian monasteries!
This is the city's main square. Here you find the culture palace, pedestrian zones, the big Mc at the bottom across the... more travel advice
If you want to see a bustling market with lots of food stalls then you need to come here. There are also lots of small... more travel advice
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