Both Iaşi and Piatra Neamţ have good, reasonably priced hotels. In Târgu Neamţ and around the Neamţ monasteries you'll find several excellent pensions.


Moldavia is known around Romania for the best regional cuisine. Look out especially for local favourite tochitură, a fragrant pork stew traditionally topped by a fried egg and served with mămăligă (polenta).

Major cities such as Iaşi and Piatra Neamţ have very good restaurants.