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Hamburg Travel Guide


Twenty or so minutes along the Elbe by car or by S-bahn from the middle of the city lies the lovely riverside suburb of Blankenese. It's nicely situated on the side of a hill, with steep flights of narrow steeps that snake between its handsome villas. It makes a popular destination for weekend walks and coffee and cake afterward.

Other parts of town within easy reach of the main

station, and worth a visit, include the upmarket neighborhood of Eppendorf, its more modest, less self-conscious neighbor Eimsb├╝ttel, and the lakeside suburbs of Harvestehude, Winterhude, and Uhlenhorst.

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