An overview of Frankfurt
Frankfurt is in many ways the capital city that Germany never had. Today it's the nation's fifth largest city and continental Europe's leading financial centre. It's also a pivotal hub for travel all around Germany and the rest of mainland Europe.
Oct 17, 2005, 17:14
A proud club that was ever-present in the newly formed Bundesliga from 1963 to 1996, but which has since become a yo-yo club with repeated relegation and promotion between the league's top two divisions.
Oct 15, 2005, 23:15
The Commerzbank Arena
The Commerzbank Arena, formerly the Waldstadion, and for the summer 2006 the FIFA World Cup Stadium Frankfurt has been completely rebuilt over the last two years and is now a magnificent stadium, situated to the south of the city with great access by road, rail and even air!
Oct 15, 2005, 11:53
City centre to stadium
Detailed instructions of getting to the stadium by car, public transport and direct from the airport.
Oct 9, 2005, 23:07
Four times German cup winners and once German champions, Eintracht Frankfurt also have a notorious record for sacking their managers. More details here.
Oct 16, 2005, 18:02
Frankfurt by air
Frankfurt airport is the busiest in Europe and sure to be a gateway to the continent for many fans coming to the World Cup. This page gives you full details about this airport, plus the mischievously named Frankfurt-Hahn nearly 2 hours away!
Oct 10, 2005, 13:34
Frankfurt by rail
Frankfurt main railway station offers direct rail links to all but one of the other 11 World Cup venues. Full details here.
Oct 6, 2005, 22:51
Frankfurt by road
With great motorway connections and a central location, it is less than a fast 200 journey by road to six of the other World Cup cities. Distances to all eleven other venues listed here.
Oct 6, 2005, 18:26
Frankfurt fan park
Frankfurt have come up with the exciting idea of placing their official big screen in the middle or the River Main! But don't worry, you'll be able to watch it from dry land!
Jan 10, 2006, 19:46
Frankfurt sights 1
Frankfurt's central Römerberg square and old town hall, plus the city's historic 'cathedral'.
Oct 18, 2005, 17:24