The Republic of Moldova is a small, densely populated country, witch gained its independence and became a sovereign state in 1991.
It is situated in South Eastern Europe, North of the Balkan Peninsula and share borders with Romania to the west and Ukraine to the north, east and south.
Due to its location a route between Asia and Europe, the territory of modern Moldova experienced many invasions in late antiquity and the early Middle Ages. This has greatly influenced the information of cultural and traditional diversity. Nowadays, having a favorable location between the commercial roads of Asia and Europe, the Moldova's biggest airport - Chisinau International Airport, is the ideal starting point for both tourist and business trips, serving up to 3 milions of passengers per year to 40 destinations worldwiide, receiving over 300 flight per week. Thus, the location of Moldova offers proximity timewise & culturewise.