Chiţcani is the biggest religious complex on the territory of the Republic of Moldova. The all-male monastery is located on the right bank of the Dniester, not far from Bender, in the village of Chiţcani. The name “Novo-Nyametskyi Sviato Voznesenskyi Cloister” signifies the status of the monastery as a successor to the original Neamţ Monastery in Romania.
Bălţi is known as the second biggest city in Moldova, its pedestrian zone, the only one in Moldova, and its ugly Soviet architecture. It was back in Soviet times when the psycho-neurological sanatorium of Balti, which is situated in the forest on a smooth hill, opened its gates. Continue reading “Visit in a Psycho-Neurological Institute”