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Sucevita Monastery, Bucovina 0

Sucevita Monastery, Bucovina

Founded in 1581 by Gheorghe Movila, Bishop of Radauti, it was later expanded by his brother, Ieremia, ruling prince of Moldavia, who added massive ramparts and turrets. An elegant steeple resting on a star-shaped...

Bucovina Painted Eggs@RomaniaToGo Private Tours 0

Romanian Easter Painted Eggs

In some Orthodox countries there is a tradition of skilfully painting eggs before Easter. The tradition is very vivid in areas of Romania like Bukovina (the Nordic part of Moldova). A legend has it...