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Discovery of Gdansk (50 photos)
by George Rumpler Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C:  W: 3 N: 20435] (82620)

A thousand-year history, a location at the crossroads of important commercial and communication routes, an extensive port and mercantile traditions - all this makes Gdańsk a meeting place of many cultures, nationalities and denominations.
The first written mention of Gdańsk comes from 997. The defensive and urban complex as well as a port started to really form in the second half of the 10th century.

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