The inspirational source of DANUBE CONNECTION. STORY AND GLORY is the most notable reservation existing in the region, LETEA FOREST. Established in in 1938 as a natural reservation by Romanian Council of Ministers, LETEA FOREST has subtropical features, detached aesthetically from the typical representation of Danube Delta environment. In 1992 it was recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Site.

photo credit: Nicu Ilfoveanu