Escape For A Summer Weekend In Hamburg

©Lucy Ruthnum Lucy is our Come to Hamburg author. Originally from the UK she is now based in Hamburg. She knows both angles – the touristy one and the one of a Hamburg citizen. Hamburg is the perfect place to visit for a weekend break this summer, between the beaming sunshine and the cheap flights, [...]

Christmas Markets in Hamburg

Christmas Markets in Hamburg – Something for all tastes and desires from mid-November until Christmas Day Christmas in Hamburg, like in most cities in Germany, is a year-long awaited season. The lights and decorations are carefully hung by mid November, expectant for the opening night of the many Christmas markets around the Elbemetropole. Even though [...]

Hamburg Reeperbahn Festival September 2016

The Reeperbahn is Germany’s most notorious 24/7 party mile.  It is also home of Europe’s biggest club event: the 11th annual Reeperbahn Festival from September 21-24, 2016.  The festival takes place in more than 70 clubs and bars throughout St. Pauli with over 450 bands from all over the world.  Music lovers of indie, pop, [...]