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Iasi Travel Guide: 70 reviews and 170 photos
I originally contacted a guide about visiting the painted monasteries in Bucovina and he suggested incorporating Iasi so as to not get monastery burnout. So we hopped on a very early morning train from Bucharest arriving around 11 am into Iasi (pronounced yash) expecting to get a nice highlight tour of a city the guide books describe as the cultural capital of Moldavia and a city where you will want to spend some time.
Well, that's not quite what we got, I suppose it didn't help that it was a cold overcast day and it really didn't help having a guide that flunked "Tour Guide Basics 101". So I can't tell you whether I would recommend this place or not, just that it certainly wasn't a highlight on our tour of Romania.
In one of the odder parts of our journey with our guide, we drove to this monastery on one of the back roads from the... more travel advice
Our first stop was at the Palace of Culture, built between 1905 and 1926 as a government center which now houses four... more travel advice
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