With 1.8 million inhabitans the Hanseatic town Hamburg is the second largest town of Germany.
The commercial relevance of the town appears in the greater metropol region Hamburg, the position of the harbour – as second largest in Europe and 8 biggest worldwide – and as one of the most important media locations in Germany.
With more than four million visitors Hamburg is one of the most attractive tourism magnets in Germany. The Hamburg city centre, the Hamburg harbour, Saint Pauli with the „erotic mile Reeperbahn“ and all the well known Hamburg buildings like the landmark Michel are just some of the many attractions. In addition, Hamburg is worldwide the third-biggest location for musicals. Same is valid for more than 60 theatres and more than 60 museums of the town.