Companies and banks based in FrankfurtRhineMain have long appreciated the region’s numerous locational advantages: Short distances, excellent transport and a pronounced internationality. Outside the region, however, it is often not known that, in addition to its undisputed economic strength, it is also an excellent place to live. For this reason, BBC hosts Billie JD Porter and Alhan Gencay have been sent on a discovery tour through the region. Both had never been to Frankfurt Rhine-Main before and didn’t know what to expect.
How long should you wait for a high-five from a toddler? Is Harry Potter an acceptable subject to study? Billie JD Porter and Alhan Gençay go head-to-head as they discover the real Frankfurt Rhein-Main and the characters that live and work in the region. In this episode the two Filmmakers explore the parks, apartments and state-of-the-art schools that make the region such a popular destination for expats to live and work.