Dragon Boat Race: Photographer Friedrich Ganter shows his pictures of Hamburg attractions.
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Hamburg Germany - Hanseatic city and gate to the world
Attractions of Hamburg - from Reeperbahn and Michel to warehouse district
Hamburg in Germany is with about 1.7 Million inhabitants the country's second biggest city and the attractions are very multifaceted.
The Town Hall is a must see of Hamburg Germany. It is located near Alster, therefore you will find Cafès, where you can enjoy the day
The city center is dominated by the rivers Elbe and Alster, creating the beautiful maritime flair. Their canals and streams are crossed by 2300 bridges, more than in Amsterdam and Venice together!
Landmark is the baroque church St.Michaelis (nicknamed Michel), whose viewing platform provides a good look over the attractions of Hamburg.
The warehouse district (Speicherstadt) is another attraction of Hamburg Germany. We recommend a guided tour to see it all.
Another impressive building is the town hall with its richly decorated facade, located at the market square. Around here traffic free zones with lots of shopping arcades and streets make Hamburg a shoppers’ paradise.
Tourists love the city for its cultural scene, made of world-class museums and a variety of musicals. But nevertheless, one of the biggest attractions of Hamburg is the famous red-light district Reeperbahn in Sankt Pauli.
One of the most visited sights is the amazing 800 years old harbor, worldwide the 3rd largest one after New York and London. The best way to discover the area is taking part at one of the many sightseeing cruises around the harbor. Starting point are the Landungsbrücken jetties of Hamburg Germany.
The people of Hamburg say the better you are doing in life, the further west in the city you live. If those who reside in Övelgönne are making it, those in Blankenese have arrived. So the district Blankenese boasts some of the finest and most expensive houses of Germany.
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That harbor is the 3rd largest worldwide. For more impressions see pictures of Hamburg on the right side.
The city center is located on the Alster, a lake which with many cafès where you can enjoy your day.
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