88. Bremerhaven, Germany: The Hidden German Wonder Of The North
Why Bremerhaven, Germany?
Bremerhaven is a quiet seaside town. I met someone on the train who was from there when I visited and he said its small, there’s nothing to do and everyone knows each other. Umm…, I grew up in a place like that :-). Go see Bremerhaven if for nothing else to tell yourself you’re not in Dubai.
Bremerhaven is located north of Bremen and directly west of the city of Hamburg in Germany.
How To Get Here
Bremerhaven is served by the ICE (Intercity Express) and Regional trains operated by Deutsche Bahn.
There nearest airport is Bremen Airport (BRE). Once here you can take a bus and/or a combination of bus and train to Bremerhaven.
The following airlines has service to Bremen Airport (BRE):
Air France (AF), BMI Regional (BM), British Airways (BA), brussels airlines (SN), Eurowings (EW), Germanwings (4U), Germania (ST), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), Lufthansa German Airlines (LH), SunExpress (XQ), Onur Air (8Q), Ryanair (FR) and Turkish Airlines (TK).
There are several companies such as Eurolines and FlixBus with services to the Bremerhaven area.
If you are already in the region you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.
By Shared Ride
You may also use BlaBlaCar to find rides going your way.
Where To Stay
Bremerhaven has a few hotels, in addition to its iconic hotel that looks like a giant sail, the Atlantic Hotel.
==>> You can find a list of hotels from TripAdvisor here.
==>> Try Airbnb.
Where To Eat
There are restaurants around the city. Plus, you can find eats at the train station. There’s currywurst, pommes (french fries) and doner kebabs everywhere of course.
==>> You can find a list of restaurants here.
What To Do
Bremerhaven is a walking city with quite a few attractions. Here are a few things to do:
Visit Sail City
Visit the Technik Museum – UBoat
Visit the Maritime Museum
Take a river cruise
Walk the city
==>> Here is a list of things to do from Trip Advisor.
==>> Information and Guide Books for the region from Lonely Planet.
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