Top 5 museums of Cologne

Top 5 museums of Cologne

As one of the most attractive German cities, Cologne is a fantastic place to visit. It is most famous for its breathtaking cathedral, one of the most visited sights in Germany. Besides the wonderful and immense Gothic cathedral, Cologne is home to other sights, too. Famous are also the city’s Twelve Romanesque churches. Other visitor attractions include medieval houses, bridges, modern buildings, museums and so on. In some of the previous guides I have already presented you the beautiful G... [ read more ]

Guide to Cologne’s nightlife

Guide to Cologne’s nightlife

Cologne is one of the most visited cities of Germany. The city is home to innumerable fascinating sights, including the world renowned Cologne Cathedral. Besides its landmarks, the city is also attractive for its vibrant nightlife. There are more than 70 clubs and party spots in the city, not to mention the innumerable bars and restaurants. The clubbing scene of the city has established around two streets: Zülpicher Straße and Luxemburger Straße, although the main areas for nightlife can ... [ read more ]

Short guide to Cologne

Short guide to Cologne

Undoubtedly one of the most fascinating and most attractive German cities is the beautiful city of Cologne (Köln). It is the fourth largest city of the country and a major tourist destination. Cologne is also a main cultural center of Germany, being home to over thirty museums and dozens of art galleries. The city is abundant in landmarks and visitor attractions, including churches, architectural jewels, bridges and so on. Perhaps the most prominent and best-known landmark of the city is the... [ read more ]

The best sights in Cologne

The best sights in Cologne

One of Germany’s most beautiful and most attractive cities, Cologne is an astonishing tourist destination. It is considered one of Europe’s major metropolitan areas. The immense city is extremely popular among tourists, being home to hundreds of art galleries, museums, churches, the astonishing Cologne Cathedral, bridges, parks and different other sights. For young people it is good news that there are several pubs, restaurants and bars in the city. Attracting even millions of tourists a... [ read more ]

Museums in Cologne

Museums in Cologne

    Cologneis a city of art and culture and has a fascinating range of museums. The city boats 36 museums and over 100 art galleries. The centre of art and culture has a well-deserved international reputation. Here you can find a wide array of exhibits from Roman, medieval via non-European to contemporary art. A list of the most important museums in Cologne include the Ludwig Museum, the Wallraf Richartz Museum, the Romano-Germanic Museum and thematic museums, such as the Choco... [ read more ]

The twelve Romanesque Churches of Cologne

The twelve Romanesque Churches of Cologne

  Cologneis the fourth largest city in Germany. The city once called “Colonia” bears witness to its ancient Roman influence. Cologneis a city of arts and culture, with many beautiful cathedrals dating from the Middle Age. About the churches Cologneis very proud of its churches built in Romanesque style. The twelve Romanesque Churches of Cologne have a high impact on the city architectural style. These churches are located within the medieval city walls. They have been destroyed d... [ read more ]

The history behind eau de cologne

The history behind eau de cologne

By www.parfum-liebe.de Have you ever wondered what the origins of “eau de cologne” are? The history behind eau de cologne is simple. Sometimes simply called “cologne”, the “Water of Cologne” (as it was originally translated from the German Kölnisch Wasser or the French Eau de Cologne) is a toiletry perfume made in Cologne, Germany. An Italian fragrance By www.uk.ask.com The history behind eau de cologne starts with Giovanni Maria Farina, an Italian perfume ma... [ read more ]

The carnival in Cologne

The carnival in Cologne

Cologne is a beautiful city in the west side of Germany spread on both sides of the Rhine River. Tourists say Cologne is a very welcoming city because the locals are open, warm and happy and because it is one of the oldest cities in Germany with many cultural attractions and still able to offer an interactive and entertaining city events such as the carnival in Cologne. Events in Cologne You will find in this city, plenty of cultural and fun events in every season of the year. Like Frank... [ read more ]

The old city of Cologne

The old city of Cologne

  Have you decided to visit Germany yet? Maybe the old city of Cologne is a good option for you. The city is full of historical treasures, museums, and cathedrals. It is the largest city in North Rhine Westphalia region and the fourth city in Germany. Every tourist feel at home in Cologne because life in this town is simple and yet dynamic. The city has seven bridges on the Rhine and ten motorways. A bit of history We find the city roots long time ago, when it was occupied by the R... [ read more ]