The Republic of Moldova, located in Eastern Europe and surrounded by Romania and Ukraine, is a country rich in history and beautiful landscapes. Flights into the country are limited, but you can fly with Austrian Airlines and visit this beautiful country. The Republic of Moldava is famous world-wide for its extremely fertile soil and its wine industry. Many tourists visit the Republic of Moldova for this reason and go on winery tours sampling many of the fine varieties the country has to offer. Aside from vineyards, the Republic of Moldova also offers fantastic trekking opportunities through sunflower fields, pastoral lands and ancient forests. The capital, Chisinau, has many sites to visit including cathedrals, monuments and museums. Tourists can also visit the house where Pushkin penned some of his most famous works. The people of the Republic of Moldova are well-known for their friendly attitude and hospitality.