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In 1960 a young band from Liverpool began their musical career by playing every day in bars in the seediest part of Hamburg. The experience was to prove invaluable.
It may not have won anything, but St Pauli FC is unique in Germany
Artist and tour guide Tomas Kaiser has some personal recommendations
Barbara Geier flies the flag for eating out in Germany
Hamburg was recently declared Germany’s happiest city. Writer and Hamburg resident Brian Melican thinks he knows why.
Let’s face it, every nation has its stereotypes.
Germans love their cafés and you should try them as well. Have a piece of cake with your coffee. There’ll be plenty of choice.
No, not the cathedral – this DOM is the northern German equivalent of Munich’s Oktoberfest, but with more rollercoasters.
The world’s finest model railway is in Hamburg. Prepare to be surprised by its extraordinary ambition, gorgeous detailing, and surprising sense of humour.