Frankfurt is a city of great diversity and dynamics. The cosmopolitan city offers a well-balanced mixture of business and culture, trend and tradition. It has the second largest capacity for conventions, hosting over 30 world-famous trade shows per year which attract 1,5 million visitors. It boasts the largest financial centre on the continent. Because of its convenient flight connections and large-scale conference facilities, the city is very popular for business conferences and industry events. The skyscrapers of the Frankfurt skyline alternate with the rustic cider pubs and the historic timber frame houses of the city centre. It’s a short trip to the romantic Rhine and Mosel valleys from Frankfurt.