The HANSE was a commercial confederation of merchant guilds and market towns dating back to the late middle ages. They established free trading and thus became very powerful and rich communities along the Baltic coasts. Today this wealth can still be seen on the great architecture of these towns.
Visit some of these former centers of power and enjoy a coffee in the shade of some of the most impressive witnesses of former prosperity.
Or take a stroll along the old cobble stone paths and find hidden architectonical gems in little alleyways along your way. Climb the stairs of ancient towers to enjoy breath taking views over the most picturesque parts of town