Hamburg is a major port city situated on the Elbe River in northern Germany. It is Germany's second largest city.
One of Hamburg's taglines is "The Gate to the World" and is known to be the richest metropolitan area in the European Union (just followed by Bruxelles and London).
Places to see in the city center:
Monckebergstrabe and Spitaler Strabe street, St.Jacobi Church and St.Petri Church, the remains of the bishops tower, city hall, around St.Nikolai, and the harbor area.