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Moldova

I am from Moldova. There are not that many Moldovans in the world (fewer than 4 million), so usually when I travel I am the first person people meet from my country. As such, I am often a Moldovan ambassador:)

Moldovan landscapes

One of the famous Russian geologists compared Moldovan landscape to that of Switzerland. To me, a Moldovan, our landscape is of particular beauty - innocent and shy.

Moldovan villages

If you get to visit Moldova, definitely see the countryside. It is rustic and something that will eventually go away. This picture was taken in the South of Moldova, where my Mom's part of the family is from. The village is 50% Bulgarian, 30% Ukranian, and 20% Russian. There are Gagauz too - people of Turkish descent. Moldova is very ethnically diverse, despite its very small size.

Villages

My aunt's house which is structured like a typical house in the South of Moldova - a main house where guests stay and all the treasures are stored and a small house, where the family lives.

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  • kingip's Profile Photo
    Oct 15, 2013 at 2:46 PM

    Happy B/D!

  • toemayn's Profile Photo
    Oct 15, 2013 at 4:09 AM

    Hope your birthday is filled with all the fun you can handle!

  • DaHongHua's Profile Photo
    Oct 15, 2012 at 12:36 AM

    Nice to meet you in today's birthday list. A warm happy birthday greeting from Malaysia. Best wishes to you, keep healthy and wealthy to keep on travelling interest. Cheers.

  • Chemist_V's Profile Photo
    Mar 4, 2012 at 5:56 AM

    It seem like village in russia))

  • giampiero6's Profile Photo
    Feb 29, 2012 at 3:43 PM

    Hey Alla...greeting to you and the Moldova Chicken :)

  • glabah's Profile Photo
    Oct 15, 2010 at 11:58 AM

    Hello there and happy birthday greetings to you!

  • balfor's Profile Photo
    Mar 12, 2007 at 6:58 AM

    Interesting information about Moldova. I have never met anyone from there, so you are continuing to be an ambassador! :-)

  • VA_Dave's Profile Photo
    Oct 15, 2006 at 7:29 AM

    Happy birthday! Hope your Kili training is going well.

  • ZiOOlek's Profile Photo
    May 16, 2006 at 7:10 AM

    I spent wonderful time in Moldova.:) Nice to meet you, even only on VT web.:) Greetings and hugs.;)

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