Republic of Moldova


Country profile:

Location: Eastern Europe.
Borders: Romania, Ukraine.
Capital: Chisinau.
Area: 33,846 km2.
Population: 2,998,235.
Currency: Leu MDL.
Independence from Soviet Union: year 1991.

Travel articles about Moldova

Tiraspol, the capital of a country that doesn't exist: Transnistria
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Tiraspol, the capital of a country that doesn’t exist: Transnistria

Visit Tiraspol Did you know that some countries don’t exist? Well, they do exist, but they are not recognized by the United Nations. This doesn’t prevent those “self-proclaimed” countries from being ruled and have a governmental administration. This is the case of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic – PMR. Have you ever heard of it? How […]