Magdeburg is a has-been industrial town. Has-been because while the heavy engineering tradition remains strong and is an important economic factor many of the factories have closed. Companies that used to employ thousands of people are nothing but bleak ruins.
From the Magdeburg Travel Guide
i found the hostel very nice .. it had a homely environment . the land owner was very friendly . the hostel maintained a very gud level of cleanliness . the i found the rates of the hostel as very low compared to the standard it provides. i would highly recommend it for other people . ... more