Hamburg, the number two city in Germany, has a knack for being second place. Rotterdam has a busier port, Amsterdam a larger red-light district, and New York City has more consulates. But Hamburg wins the silver medal in each category while claiming gold in the race to link land – over 2,000 bridges are scattered throughout the city. There’s plenty to see ... More>and do, but the water is the real star. Between the harbour, canals, and riverside beaches, Hamburg is drenched with aquatic fun.