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Baia Mare


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Baia Mare is the biggest city in North West Romania and the seat of Maramures County.
The area is famous for its outstanding landscapes and the mountains are easily accessible from the city.

If you are planning to come to Baia Mare you can choose the airplane, train, bus or car.

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In Maramures and in Baia Mare City you can visit the county's main tourist attractions:

1.Baia Mare: The Mineralogy Museum - the largest regional museum in Europe! More then 15000 samples...
2.Sighetu Marmatiei: Sighet Memorial Museum, Elie Wisel's memorial house(Nobel prize for peace!)
3.Barsana - the monastery, superb!
4.The villages on the Iza, Mara, and Vişeu Valleys.
5.The wooden churches protected by UNESCO (Poienile Izei, Ieud-Deal, Budesti-Josani, Desesti and Barsana-Jbar), erected between XVI-XVIII centuries, in "Maramures gothic style" and painted hundreds of years ago.
6.The Merry Cemetery of Săpânţa
7.The tallest wooden church in the world (78 m high, erected at Sapanta, between 1995-2003).
8.Pietrosu Rodnei Natural Reserve, UNESCO listed since 1979, estabilished in 1932, part of the "Rodna Mountains National Park", protecting edelweiss, gentians, marmots, chamois, etc.
9.The landscape of Cavnic and it's sky resort.
10.Vaser Valley, where runs the only steam powered train.

Baia Mare is a big animated city by it's intensive activity due to state university and a large number of NGOs.
North University is a large university and with it's divers programs attracts many students all around area. Join Student Group

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Created: Aug 26, 2009
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Adrian Dan POP Adrian Dan POP moderator Baia Mare is My town. I love it :D 03/07/2010
Steli GrigoreSteli Grigore moderator i Live in Baia Mare 05/26/2011
Alina GuiAlina Gui moderator 08/26/2009
Silvia Letícia OliveiraSilvia Letícia Oliveira I'm brazilian girl living on Baia Mare :) 02/26/2014
Csm Fida  CasablancaCsm Fida Casablanca 03/06/2014
Michel Hoi Michel Hoi 04/13/2014
Cosmin Ionut Dumitras Cosmin Ionut Dumitras my city.. 10/02/2012
Ina HhhhhhhhhhhhhhhIna Hhhhhhhhhhhhhhh erasmus in baia mare :) 03/05/2012


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  Title By Replies Date
Flagged postsModerator 2  08/27/2012
Transportation Baia MareMichel Hoi-  04/13/2014
Teaching Summer Camp MoroccoCsm Fida Casablanca-  03/07/2014
Just like that :)Marian Mihaita-  04/30/2013
A couch in Baia Mare or around?Lilja Girgensohn-  04/05/2013
Wanna meet?Eda BELLEK1  03/16/2013
Craciun sau revelion in Maramures?Andrei Pirsot2  12/04/2012
*Emergency Host needed.Daniel Dawson-  10/01/2012
Any one around this weekend? I am exploring ColtauDuncan Ridgley-  09/21/2012
CouchSurfing house in Baia MareAdrian Dan POP2  09/14/2012
Veniti la Durusa SummerHills FestivalAna Stanciulescu1  08/22/2012
Baia Mare > Bratislava > Leipzig > Hannover < Wien < Baia MareFlorin Bran-  07/17/2012
Looking for Hosting and good hospitality in Baia Mare!FURKAN ARISOY-  07/12/2012
Looking for people able to give an insight into the regionSebastian Toussaint3  07/12/2012
New in the townAija Miltina6  04/25/2012
Info plz!Noci Lakatos4  04/24/2012
MeetingAlina Gui3  03/15/2012
Hello Baia MareIna Hhhhhhhhhhhhhhh-  03/05/2012
Looking for a couch!Kim Sexty-  12/08/2011
a new group has born: Uzhgorod/Uzhhorod (Ukraine)Dorin Bot-  11/15/2011
Meeting La Constantin Acasa!Constantin Furtuna-  11/11/2011
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