The place is the south coast of the English Channel, in the Normandy region of France. Here rests the magnificent port of Le Havre, gateway to Europe.
In Uwe Rosenbergs classic board game, Le Havre, each player is vying to become the preeminent shipping magnate, outshining their competitors.
The game takes place over several years and players will need to acquire materials, build ships and buildings, and feed their workers.
The player with the most money wins!