This is a country map of Germany Welcome to Cologne

One of the oldest cities in Germany

One of the oldest cities in Germany, and a thriving metropolis on the Rhine river, Colonia Agrippinensis was an important Roman trading post founded as early as the 1st century AD. With world class art galleries, cosy Christmas markets, fabulous shopping and a fun loving population, Cologne is a wonderful vibrant city. The city is also famed for its legendary Carnival (Köln Karneval) which rivals Munich`s Oktoberfest, as people dress in creative and colourful costumes to party in the streets and drink the local Kölsch Beer. Cologne is home to Germany`s largest Gothic cathedral, The Kölner Dom, a masterpiece in Gothic architecture

 

 

Examples

Below you will find a small example of things to do in this city.

The Cologne Cathedral

Sightseeing

The Cologne Cathedral

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The "Cologne Cathedral" is the largest Gothic church in Germany and the landmark of Cologne. The north tower is 157.38 meters high, slightly higher than the south tower of the second-tallest church building in Europe, and the third highest in the world. The cathedral is a Roman Catholic church and has...

 

Hotels

The Maritim Hotel 5*

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The Maritim Hotel fascinates with its ambience, its location on the Rhine and its decor. The spacious glass-roofed lobby is stunning, as are the exclusive boutiques and elegant restaurants. Located in close proximity to the historic Old Town, the cathedral and the main railway station. The 454 elegant...

 

Restaurants

Fish Restaurant Poisson

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The restaurant has a fine ambience and niveau and the kitchen produces wonderful harmonious creations with fresh and seasonal products. A superb fish restaurant with an international selections of the finest wines. Open Tuesday-Friday from 12h00-15h00 and 18h00-22h00 Saturday 12h00-22h00 Closed on...

 

Annual Events

Rosenmontag

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On Carnival Monday a kilometer long colorful parade winds it way through the Cologne city center, known as The Rose Monday Parade, it is the largest in Germany. Approximately one million spectators will be lining the streets as more than 10,000 participants and 100 colourful floats make their way through...

 

Desert Recipes

Redwine Cake

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Traditional delicious Redwine Cake.