Slanic-Moldova is located some 130 miles (209 kilometers) from Bucharest, the country's capital.
It's no surprise the area around Slanic-Moldova is a perennial favourite with travelers; the region has been blessed with terrific cities, attractions and landscapes. Balvanyos and Lepsa are just two of the many other places worth seeing while you're in Eastern Romania.
To understand a place, it often pays to revisit the past. Eastern Romania's fascinating historic palaces are a great starting point. The most rewarding places for tourists to visit when they arrive in a new place are the spots that offer a snapshot of the culture. Head to Eastern Romania's art museums and history museums.
One of the nicest ways to enjoy the wild open spaces in Eastern Romania is to sign up for a mountain biking or mountain climbing tour. For those who like to get wet, this is the perfect place to visit. Swimming is a popular option here and another great activity is canoeing.
Why not take your tastebuds on a journey through the flavors and aromas of Eastern Romania. Sample the popular local dishes, for example parjoale (meatballs) and iahnie (beans with ham). Poale in brau(sweet cheese pie) is a commonly eaten last course.
When your time is up in Slanic-Moldova, you'll be sure to bid this region a sad "La revedere" Rest assured, however, you'll be heading home with once-in-a-lifetime memories that you'll be able to enjoy for years to come.