Cologne is the oldest of Germany’s big cities and is located in the West. It is not only known for its 2000 old history but also for its cultural and architectural heritage. The famous Cologne Cathedral – a gothic masterpiece - and its international events, like the Cologne Carnival attract millions of visitors every year.
The historic city center is situated on both side of the Rhine River. Its many Clubs, pubs and restaurants bring a unique vibe to the city. In the evenings the vibrant and trendy nightlife will tempt you with its countless bars, pubs and beer gardens.
Cologne is a modern, lively and cosmopolitan city: hub of its well-known universities, its reputable broadcasting centers and TV production companies as well as trade fairs.
The numerous flea markets, the philharmonic orchestra and the various parks, in which you can relax on sunny days is definitely worth a visit. Popular destinations are also the love locks on the bridge “Hohenzollernbrücke” and the 4711 House where the traditional German “Eau de Cologne” is produced.
Cologne is a charming and very open-minded city with its own mentality and its liveliness as well as authenticity of everyday life making feel welcome and at home in no time.