Just passing through.... July 25th 2007 So, went to the Cliff Monastary of Orheiul Vechi...
It was a LONG walk up under the baking sun! but, Amazing!
The whole area was like a valley and before, it was all seawater!!! you can see shells and stuff in the rocks and cliffs still! I think it was 200 years ago that it was underwater...and now..its very good land for farming!
The cliff monastary was small.......but pretty cooool.
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