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MOLDOVA, FAMOUS FOR…?
This tiny ex-Soviet state is probably Europe's least visited country. But with a religion born out of the ancient Byzantine/Roman split and wine to rival that of France (a diplomatic dispute has meant it's banned from being sold in Russia) there is surely plenty to shout about.
David goes to discover just what makes this often glossed over nation tick.
BACK IN THE USSR? WELCOME TO MOLDOVA’S TRANSNISTRIA
The border guard looked me up and down, scribbled some details in his book and handed back my passport. “Dobro pozhalovat v Transdinistr” (welcome to Transnistria), and I had checked off another country on my list. Well, not quite.
Moldova is one of Europe's least well known countries, and also the continent's poorest. However, in terms of cultural value this unassuming nation is nothing less than a treasure trove just waiting to be discovered...