The cultural program will introduce you to the large city of Hamburg and the small beautiful city
On the first evening there will be a welcome party in order to get to know each other.
You will also meet the courses's lecturers.
The two-hour tour will show you the most important places of Hamburg, for example, the town hall,
the famous church St. Michaelis called Michel, and the old town.
The two-hour boat trip will lead you through Europe's second-largest container harbor and the
Speicherstadt, an ancient brick-built warehouse complex.
At the end of the summer school you are invited to a final dinner at one of Hamburg's typical restaurants
with a view to the river Elbe and the harbor.
A day-trip will take you to the old Hanseatic city of Lüneburg that wants to become
part of the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. It is the City of Salt.
During the guided tour you will get a first impression of the medieval townscape.
You will see, for example, the town hall, the old crane (first mentioned in 1346) as well as
the churches St. Nikolai and St Johannis.
After the guided tour you will have time to explore Lüneburg by yourselves.
For example, you could visit the German Salt Museum to learn more about the small white
grains that made Lüneburg so wealthy in former times.