8 12, 2015

In the shipyards with Lech Walesa

2016-10-20T05:26:37+00:00

The latest update from Brendan's travels... From Sunreef Shipyard: "Well Gdansk is a tough industrial town with a history. A story associated with change and with honour. In modern times it was home to one of the largest shipbuilding centres in the world. It was this massive industrial powerhouse which led to the rise of “Solidarity" movement and the mighty Lech Welesa. A charismatic shipyard worker who rose to be President of an Independent Poland and was courted by Presidents, Popes and Kings. A citizen and a man of mighty integrity. I was in Gdansk to visit the Sunreef shipyard. Builders of custom catamarans. The facility is located in the historical docks and well disguised behind a facade of decay and crumbling soviet infrastructure. Sunreef [...]

In the shipyards with Lech Walesa 2016-10-20T05:26:37+00:00