18 June 2014 - Fairtransport
These guys help us ship our products to their final destination… Using really awesome ships!
But they also have another mission:
With a message of peace, Wallbreakers will sail from Amsterdam to Berlin with several traditional barges this summer. We will bring gifts for Berlin and return with original pieces of the Berlin wall. The long journey is a tribute to the Dutch ships that sailed the same journey and passed right through the Berlin wall in 1987, two years before the reunification. Our message is one of peace and freedom.
Check out their website! http://www.wallbreakers.eu/nl/
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