Rebuilt several times since it was first erected in 1844, Altona station originally stood on the site now occupied by the ... More
Rebuilt several times since it was first erected in 1844, Altona station originally stood on the site now occupied by the town hall . In 1898 the station was relocated to its present site, with the bricks from the building used for the construction of the town hall. The Victorian station lasted some 80 years, but later was pulled down and replaced by a more modern building in the late 1970s. The station contains numerous shops (including the Mercado shopping centre) and is also connected to the S-Bahn network. This is Hamburg's second busiest station (after Hauptbahnhof ) and serves both local and international routes, particularly those heading westwards.
Built near the Hamburg port and established in the 1980s, Gruner & Jahr is yet another representative of Hamburg's spectacular
contemporary architecture. Architects Steidle and Kiessler utilized tons of glass and zinc for the facade, as well as decorative ...
Built in 1901 06, Hamburg's central station is regarded as one of the city's finest examples of turn of the
century architecture. With its huge, 35 meters high, 120 meters wide and 140 meters long glass and steel main ...
Frankfurt's main train station (Frankfurter Hauptbahnhof) was opened in 1888 after five hard years of construction work. It is still
one of the largest train stations in Europe with 25 platforms and over 1,500 trains departing every day. The ...