Monthly Archives: February 2014

Movie Recommendation: Playing the Moldovans at Tennis

If you ever wondered how our country looks in a movie, here we go: Playing the Moldovans at Tennis, a presentation of Moldova from a British comedian. The film version of Tony Hawks‘ best selling book Playing the Moldovans at … Continue reading

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Sunday Travel Quote

“A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” – Lao Tzu

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2014 Winter Olympics

On February 16 , Moldovan skier Georg Lindner performed at the Olympic Games in Sochi. Unfortunately , the performance of our athlete wasn’t that good and George withdrew from the tournament at the last stage. He was the last representative of the … Continue reading

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Beginner’s Wine Guide

On February 19 will start the 23rd edition of wine exhibition ExpoVin-2014. On this regard, here you will find some useful tips in order to get prepared for the event. 😉 Step 1 : How to choose a bottle of … Continue reading

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Sunday Travel Quote

“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Born Today: Grigore Vieru

Grigore Vieru was born on February 14, 1935 in Pererita village, Hotin County, at that time, part of Romania (today, part of Briceni district, Moldova). Five years later, that area was annexed by the Soviet Union under Ribbentrop-Molotov pact, and … Continue reading

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Sunday Travel Quote

“To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark

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