Ice Breaker (7 May 2013, 19:00) – Elbwerk

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The bar Elbwerk is situated on top of banks of the river Elbe overlooking the river and the dock area of the Port of Hamburg. It has a large terrace opening up to give a full view of the marvelous harbour panorama. The Elbwerk is located just a few minutes away from the Reeperbahn, the world famous nightlife area.



Open House (8 May 2013, 17:30) –

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Gala Diner (8 May 2013, 20:00) – Das Seepferdchen

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The gala diner will be held in the restaurant Das Seepferdchen. The Seepferdchen is situated in a former depot of the Hamburg fishmarket. The depots around are still in use for fish trade. The quays of the harbour are just a couple of meters away.


Boat Tour (9 May 2013, 17:30 – 20:00) – Elbe 3

The Elbe 3 is an old lightvessel whihc is currently run and maintained by volunteers. She will take us on a 2.5 hour tour through the harbour of Hamburg. A waterside view of the port and its facilities offers a unique glimpse of the significance of Hamburg as a maritime center and is an experience you will never forget.