Hamburg is Germany’s second-largest city by population, after Berlin. Located on the banks of the River Elbe and about 110 kilometres from the North Sea, Hamburg is a particularly important port city.
Stylish and refined, culturally speaking it is one of Germany’s liveliest cities.
If you still haven’t found the right inspiration to plan a trip to Germany, read our five good reasons for going to Hamburg.
An identity card valid for leaving the country allows entry into European Union countries. However, please note that there have been reports of difficulties in some countries with the recognition of renewed and stamped paper identity cards, as well as the refusal of electronic ID cards renewed with a certificate issued by the municipality.
An ordinary passport is valid for all countries whose governments are recognized by the Italian one, except for any legal restrictions, and can be obtained by all citizens of the Republic. A passport is issued (and renewed) by the police and abroad, by diplomatic and consular representatives. It is valid for 10 years, but in some cases provided for by current legislation, this validity may be shortened.
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