People from Răchițele, Poieni and Negreni, villages in Huedin zone in Vlădeasa Mountains, performing Colinde, winter custom originating in Roman Saturnalia (people going from home to home and singing good wishes to the owners)
Romanian young girl.
Moldova, officially the Republic of Moldova is a landlocked nation in Eastern Europe located between Romania to the west and Ukraine to the north, east, and south.
Romanian costume Domneşti - Argeş (Muntenia). Shepherd's cloak called sarică or bituşca, made of several sheepskins worn fleece side out. The one in the picture has long sleeves which are left hanging (i.e. not used as sleeves). Black căciulă (sheepskin shepherds hat). Photo was taken in Domneşti, northern Argeş, in May 1999. This village is on the south side of the Carpathians. Similar cloaks are also worn along the north side of the Carpathians.
Traditional dress from Mures county, Transylvania
Carols singing, Colindatori, Romania
Traditional Romanian costume (hand woven and hand embroidered) Transylvania