Hamburg Airport drinking water
Living

Free Drinking Water for Hamburg Airport Passengers

Hamburg Airport, in cooperation with Hamburg Wasser,  is now providing free drinking water for passengers. It’s a regular air-traveller annoyance – passengers can only take a maximum of 100 millilitres of liquid through security with them, but once they get through the security checks, a glass of water at a shop …

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Living

Bees United – German Soccer Club In The Honey

A game of two hives. German soccer club St Pauli have come up with a novel way to raise awareness of the world’s dwindling bee population. German second tier side St Pauli are hoping to generate a buzz in the bid to help the planet’s declining bee population by selling honey produced …

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Google street view miniatur wunderland Hamburg
Living

Google Street View Returns To Germany

Explore mountains, towns, markets, airports and motorways in Hamburg’s Miniatur Wunderland model village with Google Street View. Miniatur Wunderland has to be one of the top attractions when visiting Hamburg. It is one of largest model railway exhibits in the world with over 15,000 metres of track, and includes a complete …

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Hamburg's old Elbe tunnel
Places

Old Elbe Tunnel, Hamburg

A journey into the past through Hamburg’s Old Elbe Tunnel. The Old Elbe Tunnel, or Alter Elbtunnel in German, opened in 1911 and extends for 426 metres (1,398 ft) under the Elbe River from St. Pauli to Steinwerder in the Port of Hamburg. Historical monument it may be, but even …

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