Iasi County is situated in Moldova region from Romania, in the north-east of the country and its neighbors are the following counties: Botosani and Suceava in north, Neamt in south-west, Vaslui in south and Moldova Republic is in east.
Iasi City 348.000 people
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Hârlău, Podu Iloaiei, Târgu Frumos
E58(DN29, DN29b, DN28) Suceava-Botoşani-Hârlău-Târgu Frumos-Iaşi-Moldova Republic
E583(DN28) Roman-Târgu Frumos-Iaşi-Moldova Republic
DN24, DN24c Vaslui-Iaşi-Ştefăneşti
DN28a Târgu Frumos-Paşcani-Moţca
Relief, climate, rivers and lakes of Iasi County:
Iasi County has a relief composed by plain (Moldovei Plain) and hills (Fălticeni Plateau) with two areas of low meadow, Siretului Meadow and Prutului Meadow. The area is favorable for the intensive agriculture and the maximum heights barely touch 500 meters. The climate in Iasi is temperate-continental with influences coming from Siberia which makes the summers not very hot but dry and the winters cold. The annual average of the temperature is 10-11º C. The main rivers with its tributaries and basins are: Prut River on the border with Moldova Republic, Siret River, Bahlui River and Jijia River. The inhabitants are involved in fishing, so in Iasi County there are a few dozen of lakes and fishery reserves.
Flora and fauna, tourist attractions and objectives of Iasi County:
Regarding the flora, the vegetation is common to plains and plateaus with frequent and extended forests of willow, poplar, beech, oak and sessile oak. The fauna is slightly poorer in species, represented by animals which are specific to deciduous forests and meadow areas. (Find more journeys on blog.worldlifetimejourneys.com) The main tourist attractions and objectives from Iasi County one of the most important counties from Romania, are Homosu Forest Reserve, Iasi City with its museums, parks, the Palace of Culture, Golia and Trei Ierarhi Monasteries, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Botanical Garden, the memorial houses of the great writers, poets and politicians stubs such as Mihail Sadoveanu (Pascani), Costache Negruzzi (Trifesti), Mihail Kogalniceanu (Iasi), Vasile Alecsandri (Mircesti), Alexandru Ioan Cuza (Ruginoasa), the Studza Castle (Miclauseni) and many others. Visit Iasi County!
The Palace of Culture from Iasi City, Iasi County