The first entry in an official document issued by the office of king, a city which existed where today is situated in Cahul, refers to 2 July 1502. In the city activates a series of curative medical institutions: hospital, specialized clinics, pharmacies, rehabilitation centers. Sanitarium opened in 1985 thanks to "water lily white"town gained city status in 1980, the spa, which the city economy with a new valence.
Stefan Voda town is located in the south of Moldova vesat at 105 km from Chisinau. The city is in three parts apropietă neighborhood with Ukraine. By Bender town are 45 km and up to the railway station 27 km Causeni. Network of cultural institutions is composed of the house of culture, two libraries, three museums. In oraşeste one of the two monuments in the country dedicated to the Great Ruler of Moldavia, Stephen the Great, installed in 1995.