Category Archives: Travel Tips

10 Hostels in Chisinau

If Moldova is on your ”To visit” list and you are looking for some place to stay in Chisinau, the diez team has made a list of 10 hostels you could choose from. Colorful, cozy or more eccentric – there … Continue reading

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Paulo Coelho’s Top 9 Travel Tips

by Paulo Coelho 1) Avoid museums. This advice may seem absurd, but let us reflect a little together: if you are in a foreign city, isn’t it far more interesting to seek out the present, than the past? Usually, people feel obliged … Continue reading

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Basic Romanian Phrases

When you travel through Moldova, especially in rural areas you may encounter a language barrier. It is wise to be prepared for anything that may occur.  You may need to ask for general assistance, request price information, directions, and locations … Continue reading

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Stay Safe

Ready for a trip, now it’s time for a few safety tips. In any country, there are always local laws and customs to be aware of, so you don’t make a fool of yourself. Moldova is no different, however, the … Continue reading

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Manners Matter: Etiquette Tips

The rules of etiquette are a set of unspoken rules that have been determined by society as a whole. Etiquette is made up of social norms that evolve with repeated behaviors that are accepted within a society. Although certain etiquette … Continue reading

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When Traveling (Part II)

Where to eat There are a lot of good places to eat all over Chisinau. No gourmand will go home on an empty stomach. The food is delicious and you can get more for less. In Chisinau there is a … Continue reading

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When Traveling (Part I)

Weather Since Moldova is close to the Black Sea, the climate is mild and sunny. We have relatively hot summers and cold winters. A special characteristic for Moldova is that you can clearly see the 4 seasons with their beauty. … Continue reading

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