Hamburg, a major port city in northern Germany, is connected to the North Sea by the Elbe River. It's crossed by hundreds of canals, and also contains large areas of parkland. Its central Jungfernstieg boulevard connects the Altstadt (old town) and the Neustadt, passing Binnenalster lake, dotted with boats and surrounded by cafes and restaurants. Oysters and traditional Aalsuppe (soup) are local specialties.
SIGHTS. Ballinstadt. This museum and family-research center tells the fascinating story of European emigration to the United States and elsewhere. The museum is on a peninsula where in the late 19th century the HAPAG shipping line began construction of a complex for pass
The wanderer above the sea of fog - Friedrich Caspar David Original Title: Der Wanderer über dem Nebelmeer Date: Germany Style: Romanticism Genre: allegorical painting Media: oil Dimensions: x cm Location: Kunsthalle Hamburg, Germany
Hamburg's Emigration Heritage Lives at BallinStadt