My earliest association with the word Dortmund is from my childhood, and is far from positive. I recall the 96/97 Champions League semi final, where, in Dortmund, Manchester United lost 1-0, the shot from the edge of the area just brushing the fingertips of the diving Raimond Van der Gouw on its way into the net. Borussia Dortmund went on to reach the final 2-0 on aggregate, where they beat Juventus in Hungary.
Historically an industrial city, Dortmund will be home to the INTERTABAK, the biggest tobacco fair in Europe. A lot of people have asked us for the following information, and finally, here it is: Regius will be represented at the Intertabak in the Westfallenallen by John Darnton and Alexander Molter of Darier and Cleef, our distributors. Our exact location is detailed in the diagram below: Hall 4, Stand D.06:
And look for our banner – starring Abdul Fernandez, a Cuban model and 6th generation cigar maker residing in Pinar del Rio. “The best cigar I have ever smoked” he says of the Robusto. “Send some to my house in Cuba for me!”. Will do señor.