Saturday 06 October 2018 Journey Home

Saturday 06 October 2018 Journey Home

Today is wine festival in Chisinau. The “Piata Marii Adunari Nationale” was completely closed, this led to an incredible traffic chaos. We decide to visit the wine festival: An exhibition of the Moldavian wineries like: Pucari, Cricova, Bardar, Dor,...
Friday 05 October 2018 Chisinau

Friday 05 October 2018 Chisinau

In the morning we drive to Chişinău. Actually we wanted to take the minibus. But Stephan insists on a taxi. His cold causes him trouble. Taxis became more expensive by a change of the tax laws than last year. We pay for the 1st hour 30 min drive exactly 1000 Lei or 50...
Wednesday 04 October 2018 New Families need help

Wednesday 04 October 2018 New Families need help

Titus School A shared lunch and the handover of the laptop to Maria were the highlights of the visit. Maria is very happy and we learn that she had a furuncle on her right leg. The treatment will be finished soon and the surgery can be scheduled for November. Then we...
Wednesday 03 October 2018 Family Visits

Wednesday 03 October 2018 Family Visits

Since we are on holiday, we think that a small visit can’t hurt. We decide for the famous rock monastery of Orhei. The Orthodox Church is an important part of Moldavian culture. This explains why the whole family wants to join. The monastery is very small and...
Tuesday 02 October 2018 Titus Youth Centre

Tuesday 02 October 2018 Titus Youth Centre

Early in the morning we receive a call from the orphanage. The housekeepers couldn’t turn on the heating yesterday. The children had a very cold night, some of them wet their beds. We discuss what could best be done. We order the blankets and bedspreads and will...
Monday 01 October 2018 Orphanage

Monday 01 October 2018 Orphanage

Today we buy sweets and food for the families. Then we visit the local kindergarten with attached orphanage. There are currently 10 children in care and we are warmly welcomed. The orphanage receives support from the state. Accommodation and food is provided, but...