Hamburg’s Philharmonic Hall is ready

After having had a couple of bad years Hamburg’s Philharmonic Hall is now ready to be enjoyed from January on. At the moment plaza, hotel and restaurants (as well as souvenir shops offering numerous souvenirs of “Elphi” and a chosen variety of music literature) are up and running. More than 20.000 people visited the free […]

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Learning new things in Lübeck

I’ve just returned from a training in Lübeck, including the Hanse Museum, which our club Hamburg Guides had organised with 30 old and future tourist guides eager to learn new things. As a qualified tourist guide I do not offer city tours only in Hamburg but also in North Germany, for example in Lübeck. After […]

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American and Canadian farmers explore Hamburg

On Thursday, 12th November 2015, I – as a qualified guide for Hamburg, had the pleasure to guide a harbor tour on English. My group consisted of 68 American and Canadian farmers. My board staff and I picked our guests up at 1.30 pm at Finkenwerder ferry quay with our boat “Hafen Hamburg”. We could […]

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An impressive/oppressive tour to Neuengamme

On Friday, 17th July 2015, I started my tour with three individual tourists from Brazil and the USA to the former concentration camp in Neuengamme. “We read, heard and learned so much about this topic but we were never able to imagine what a camp looked like.” That was the reason why my guests had […]

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Finally a World Cultural Heritage Site

On 5th July 2015 it was finally declared: the UNESCO “awarded” Hamburg  with a World Cultural Heritage Site – the Warehouse District including the Kontorhaus District around the Chilehaus. At the end of the 19th century Hamburg was persuaded to join Bismarck’s newly found customs union – given that the city could still profit from […]

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Hamburgo con 14°C y lluvia

Ay, qué tiempo! Y eso para españoles que en este momento echan de menos su Madrid con 33°C. Bueno, como ya Nicolas sabe: No hay mal tiempo en Hamburgo, sino sólo ropa inadecuada. :-) Desde el lado opuesto del hotel de Lujo Hotel Atlantic empezamos a las 9 de la mañana nuestro recorrido en la […]

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With Eye Catcher through their neighbourhood

What a success! I’ve already received a tour through my new website – incredible! The enterprise Eye Catcher from Hamburg wanted to do a two hours walk through Hamburg for their employees and friends. i was really keen on being with them. It is always a challenge to guide people from Hamburg through their own […]

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