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close fast every morning. a lot of the water is equally dangerous thanks. to john good sleep will move south so they can plant crops and find food stamps. floods and droughts climate change become the main driver of mass migration you could not write any about going to peace not if you want them probably more time to come to. a climate exodus starts people thirty s. on t w.
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i'm in dortmund's the city in germany's ruhr region isn't necessarily known for its beauty but it is for many other things. from shopping in the city center football to fall below zero before. my long hard work stealing co and if i think of at a beer or two. ok sounds like a plan but first let's take a little sightseeing tour of. austin and best in how big are dortmund central shopping streets it's been an important commercial route ever since the middle ages. dark one is also very green at least in the summer that is here and best fond park you'll find one of the city's most. famous landmarks the t.v.
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tower nicknamed floria. and then there's lake phoenix an artificial body of water on the grounds of a former steel plant. just like many other cities in the rural area dortmund was once an important center for the coal and steel industries its second claim to fame was football and while most of the industry has fallen victim to structural changes football is still a source of pride and joy in the region in this edition i want to find out how all of this dortmund past and present shapes the city to this day and there's much more on the show of course. we'll check out ecstasy and night dedicated to industrial culture in the region. globe trotters steve painters discovers the pharaoh islands between norway and iceland. and as
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always we'll have the viewer video of the time it takes is around does take a stamp. boardman's phoenix lake is an exclusive residential area and a popular place to stroll. but there are still remnants of the area's industrial past to be found the lake was created only on the eastern part of the former steel plant the old blast furnace was conserved in phoenix west as a memorial to the city's industrial past. you probably know i didn't know i'm eating high can ignite he she gives regular guided tours through the complex so. tell me it's this one's mine. the best part of the. it takes you up in the air thirty meters above ground to be
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exact and the view is amazing. phoenix western iron ore into raw iron from here it was transported to phoenix where the lake stands today there the unrefined iron was processed further to produce steel. sawdust of so that's a steel works here we have an overview the like his here and between them there was a railway connection that's now a great cycling and walking trail. standing in the blast furnace complex. the plant was in operation until nine hundred ninety eight that's why i know times were very different back then so was the air. no money going near to dog months you only hung up your washing on the wrong day once.
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once we reach the plant itself we're off to the engine room. from here and engineers steered the wagons that would take the materials forty metres up and into the blast furnace. so you didn't feel down the next platform back in the facility was active the air here was very unhealthy. people only came here with industrial style breathing apparatus . some good it. in the rural regions golden age up to nine thousand people worked in phoenix east and west now the only people here are tourists like us. there are many industrial plants that were repurposed following the structural transformation of the region sledge towers were turned into audio installations railroads into bike lanes but
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the hand that coking plant and dortmund was maintained as a monument to the city's industrial heritage just like phoenix with let's take a look. at steel works like phoenix westmead coke as a fuel for the blast furnace is that smelt. coke is derived from comb until nine hundred ninety two find tons of the fuel were produced every day in the hundreds of coking plant. those days are over. because quite sort of work the ovens until the plant closed now he guides visitors through the old facility. there. it was backbreaking work then there was that and summer when it was already hot outside there was radiated heat on the oven roof temperatures on it were never
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under sixty degrees celcius. of the cocaine is the machine whole. if. it's hard they work here i just find it impressive that they're trying to maintain it. is being maintained but not polished into a high gloss tourist destination it shows what happens to an industrial complex when left to itself now nature is slowly reclaiming the site. my colleague now shows me to the dortmund another symbol of this city. this building these structural change in the region it's been turned from an industrial hub into
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a popular site for the service and creative sectors in what used to be the union brewery rather than beer you'll now find exhibits a museum and art project. of this i mean. this is basically my favorite exhibition even though i say that almost every floor . but the two in particular represents what makes this museum special here you can not only look at modern art you can create it yourself. or in this exhibit that means taking your own pictures. symbolizes the modern in the region like no other institution what led to the structural change. now this had them into i don't want to do with the fact that globalization made it cheaper to buy cars. then time line is here for us so in the one nine hundred seventy s. the nation more and more was because of broad simply because it was better value
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for money. was i thought going to go. and jobs here were lost since the late one nine hundred seventy s. dogman has lost eighty five thousand jobs lost and we come back how come that changed because at some point there were new perspectives and projects that would as this because i thought that was mentioned i think what's important was that there were people who can simply think a step further than we can imagine it ultimately started with car guns and the i.b.m. shop park in the one nine hundred ninety s. how did that he had the idea that it wasn't about each town doing its own thing but about the entire region working together that center very important signal dog and this was the first to be hit hard by the crisis and authorities here had to think about how to master it there clearly have you at the time of the show and they did how did that impact tourism in the region. overnight stays is rising constantly and i was not just because dogman has
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a very successful football team it's also being recommended as a destination for short breaks for people in germany. then there are increasing numbers of visitors from abroad who are fascinated by the way a modern technology oriented system can link to its industrial past that industry hard you can plunge into history and at the same time enjoy the green and attractive city around it you know and a clock even start. thanks for the tour in the dark at my pleasure the roar areas biggest cultural event is the next night dedicated to the celebration of industrial culture for one day two thousand artists take over forty five venues in twenty one cities one of them of course dartmouth and the most unimaginable locations are turning to stay just for music for theater and even for five years shows check it out.
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we make an easygoing start in duisburg north landscape park taking two students historic train over the two central compound. of the border later we're going to ask there's something like this there as well. we want to revisit the tone of i'm coal mine we really wanted to see the light show that. we're going to the old zinc factory and. the henry iron works in fighting an opera singer tina zick is trying to catch a man. or woman who was really really. good. i think is this woman worried that her husband will succumb. ok you can take care of himself i'm not worried about michigan. it's starting to grow
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dark and the extra festival begins to show its luminous side. outside the iron works are dancing down in the basement there's thrills and chills but. it's a peace please don't kill me stab at the nameless one oh and don't worry i won't so but soon as your body can no longer take the pain you will die and you are in. the hands of coking plant is also of and you. must future lots of fun lots of visitors nice guy it's it's grace a grace event. then there's a fire show accompanied by a string quartet. goal
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. the extra night of industrial culture takes place every june and it always gets the entire rural region rocking. now i want to find out a bit about dortmund's other claim to fame football. since october of twenty fifteen it's been home to the german football museum a kind of one stop shop for football fans young and old. it's a place that documents the nation's sporting past by taking a look back at some of the most glorious moments and. arman football history like the world cup win if nine hundred fifty four. different sections of
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the exhibit are dedicated to club and women's football. at its heart and the trophy room you'll find many of the sport's most coveted awards including of course germany's world cups. there are a total of one thousand six hundred exhibits the biggest by far is the bus that carted around germany's two thousand and fourteen world champion. and now let's get out of here because globe trotters steve fainaru is waiting for us on the faro islands that's an archipelago about halfway between iceland and norway popular mostly among hikers and bird watchers no wonder really because the landscape is truly impressive.
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welcome to the pharaoh i let me be your m.p. so i will show you the silence by hiking on the water bootsy collins and fluffy the islands from above from a helicopter are you ready then put your hand went right jackets on and ready to go . now we're in the capital and here we are staying like locals staying in the little brown with. doctors. oh. yes you do. if.
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about to go kayaking. with hunts who's preparing supper and i'll get some dry suits and then. we're off to. rowing is a lot of fun like along this coast here especially because we don't have strong winds and currents so it's very relaxing to slide along the coast and see this rocks here and the landscape around little villages over there keep reaching nice. clean if you have seen one image of the faroe islands and it's probably this this waterfall here. it's called a mile up. but it's better known for the village which is up there which is called
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. so this is a very very picturesque spot at least here on the boat because we want to see puffins today we're going to be. starting from seven. and it looks promising where the so far. thanks. dad. if he's. going to eat when he's puffins. think he'll. to. if. it seemed a fair islands from the ground is pretty nice but it's even nicer when you get up into the air so i'm not taking out little to play.
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and that's it from the fair islands see you soon. and dortmund one football club is king the black and yellow dortmund it was founded in this building and nine hundred nine this has become a favorite destination for dortmund fans making pilgrimages from around the country . but listed buildings in the area make it a worthwhile visit even for people who don't like the beautiful game. full disclosure i'm a huge fan of byron munich dortmund's biggest rival so kind of moving behind enemy lines here and i'm starting to realize that no matter how hard i try there's no getting around this team in this city.
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one good example the holy trinity church just a stone's throw from the famous ball. here people don't just come to praise the lord but also they are teens. of course poses plots and the holy trinity church are the only places of worship for dortmund fans in town their actual cathedral is the team's stadium signaling it do not park. zick know it do know park is the biggest stadium in germany. for one football cock . block and you know a time german champions as well as european. winners have taken the laurels in both the champions league and intercontinental cup. their fans in the city are extremely
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dedicated. when there's no match taking place the stadium is open for guided tours. we now have room for more than eighty thousand people but most in the stand on the south terrace there are just under twenty five thousand places they're almost off for season ticket holders it's practically always sold out. if a daughter natives are hard fish lives and works for prophecy adornment she is both a family and a stadium guy she leads visitors through the stadium system of tunnels and even into the holiest of holies the locker room. in the heart of the stadium the past comes to life again in the coliseum the team's museum it houses historical exhibits pictures and even a replica of
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a pub because the football club was actually born at a regular table that. may not go to men founded back then i don't think they could have imagined what they were founding and what it would be a hundred years later it's very special. because of this. the campus had great success and a few small scandals at one training camp for instance as packed a brat into a teammate suitcase that set off a crisis with his wife back home. on the muslims in the end figured out they had to help get him out of trouble so they held the first and only team meeting to date with a woman in attendance so. that. football stories from the region aren't just for the horsey adult men fans.
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where there is football you can be certain but here isn't far away dortmund has a long brewing tradition i'm headed to the popular bar to meet up with a beer summit marcus malda he and his colleagues have a mission to teach dortmund there is more about the quality and delights of their favorite beverage to reach that goal they offer brewing seminars and beer tasting. the right fully believe chosen three great specialty appears here will start with a dortmund you believe beer it's a very new beer that's just come out for the fiftieth anniversary of the daughter under you are landmark one i'm going to pour it in quite carefully if it's melon that has a sweet bready note like brioche but you'll also smell the hops is. just definitely. beer like this practically demands
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a savory snack marcus recommends the homemade potato bread and sour cream the perfect pairing for this very mild. man. next up an herbal beer from belgium the so-called good it's triple ferment and pretty strong and for some reason smells like apple juice but. it's really sparkly isn't it will never tasted anything like it. this is a beer that's great to serve as an aperitif finish and paying glass to surprise people with washing. on to the third one mark is serves it with onion chutney it's from dortmund and called divots coffee. and i've been the head. it's me it's reddish in color and the taste reminds me of freshly baked rye bread.
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not ones i tried for so which beer did you like best most of the fun well they were all pretty great but i'll go for the goat the good be the outsider yeah the outsider. even if i'm thoroughly enjoying all of this right now we should leave town again and pans out with checkin mirrors and on and anastasia from russia this end of the video from there make a scene in the can down mountains and is making fun from the looks of it they have oh lovely.
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