Name: Republic of Moldova
Region: Central Europe
Currency: Moldovan Leu
Surface area: 33,843 sq.km
Capital city: Chisinau
UN Membership date: March 2, 1992
Tourism: The largest part of Moldova lies between two rivers, the Dniester and the Prut. There are many tourism and picnic spots along the rivers. The main cities have hotels and resorts for the boarding and lodging of the tourists.
World Heritage Site: Struve Geodetic Arc - transboundary property, shared with Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Sweden, the Russian Federation and Ukraine.