And one more things about holidays, celebrations and having a good time.
On the 1st December there was Ziua nationala a Romaniei. It's translated
as "the national day of Romania". Maybe, I was looking not very
attentively, but during a morning trip through the center of the city I
couldn't notice any major celebrations. The only amusement was a
loudspeaker standing on one of the main squares of Iasi. There were some
melodies coming out from it. And TV was showing a parade in Bucharest