Hamburg – a proud merchant city with history and vision

Watch on YouTube A visually-striking tour of the city.


German Wine and Winemakers

A collection of interviews — hosted by former NYC sommelier Levi Dalton — with some of the leading experts on wines and winemaking in Germany.

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The Urbanist | Tall Stories: Hamburg’s Elbstrand

Monocle’s business editor Matt Alagiah takes us to the west of Hamburg’s city centre to visit an urban beach perched on the north bank of the Elbe...

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The Menu | Food Neighbourhoods: Hamburg's Sternschanze and St Pauli

Monocle takes a walk through Hamburg’s St Pauli and Sternschanze neighbourhoods that have recently upped their game when it comes to great food and ...

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Hamburg Fish Market

An early-morning tour of the city's famous 300-year-old fischmarkt.

Get To Know Hamburg, Germany

Germany’s Designer City

on Can Government Build Hamburg’s Next Hot Neighborhood? A look at HafenCity. By Nate Berg.

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The inland seaport that wants to widen a river

Hamburg’s problem is its location. Lying nearly 120km (75 miles) from the North Sea, it is essentially an inland city. The Elbe is its lifeline, on...

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on A good background on Hamburg's landmark building — Fritz Höger — accompanied by striking photos.

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