For those who don't have a driving license - they can try here. Nearby poeple with special license have their place. With small planes they start here to get a coffee at Helgoland or to buy some handbags in Madrid. With the zeppelin which is usually caged in the green hall you can discover the beauties of the Ruhr area.
Located along the river Ruhr, Essen was traditionally a significant coal and steel center, one of the largest in Germany. Essen has modernized, hosting a number of large German corporations and boasting a vibrant cultural offering at a number of venues, particularly the Aalto Theater, which is an architectural masterpiece and home to ballet and opera. Essen is also regarded to be a “city of shopping”, particularly since the opening of the Metropolis shopping mall.