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    Aachener Weiher

    by eranda Written Jun 19, 2005

    This garden area is most fantastic and unforgettable green area, which can seem a bit like holiday campsites on hot summer weekends. One of the most popular is Aachener Weiher, set in a park not far from the center of town.

    This location makes it a great place to take a break and cool off with a glass of Kölsch beer. The people who are working the pub, serve the reqired food, or snak , slad as you preferred,

    Snacks like sausages and salad are also served. If you manage to stay sober, the nearby Museum of East Asian Art is also worth a visit.

    Aachener Weiher
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    St. Kunibert

    by eranda Written Jun 19, 2005

    This is last great Roman church in Cologne is St Kunibert's,

    in progress in 1215ad and finished in the middle-13th century. This beautiful church owns the remnants of the Bishop of Cologne,

    Kunibert, who was canonized in 12 centuary AD . In the 7th century Kunibert had selected to be hidden in the church,
    During the 2nd world War time this wonderful man made building was heavily damaged after ten war time This church was also the last to be rebuild after the Second World War and completed the northern end of the Rhine view.

    St. Kunibert
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    Talking to the statues

    by myrtle Written Dec 12, 2003

    We found these statues in a small square over in the corner. I knew hanging out with them would make for a great picture. I'm sorry to say I can't remember their significance, but it sure was fun talking to them.

    Talking to some statues in Cologne, Germany
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    Walking Tour of Central Cologne

    by cvsolfari Written Feb 26, 2003

    If you have the chance to spend a few days in Cologne, like most cities, it's worth it to go for a walking tour around the central city area. Although Cologne suffered much damage in WWII, there are many landmarks that were rebuilt and therefore offer points of interest around town.

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    Visit the Alter Markt

    by BillNJ Written May 27, 2008

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    The Alter Markt (the Old Marketplace) is near the Cathedral. It is the site of many of the city's most famous beer houses and pubs. Day or night, it is a great place to visit while in Cologne.

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    Cologne tower

    by sihi Updated May 6, 2007

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    Cologne tower is probably the most popular skyscraper in the city. It is one of the tallest buildings in Germany with its 42 floors. This highrise building is used as business center.

    Skyscraper Cologne tower
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    check out the statues

    by ettenaj Updated Feb 8, 2007

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    You would think he was real until you put money in the box and only then he moves!!! Brilliant. 10/10

    Real? What a suprise!! Another people staute

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    Just walking

    by ginte Updated Jun 28, 2007

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    If you have just a few hours in Cologne, have a walk at the center. You'll see wonderful architecture and interesting spots, for sure.

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    Alter Markt

    by bonio Written Apr 15, 2005

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    Pleasant square, with several good bars to visit including, Gaffel and Peter's. Good place on a warm afternoon.

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    We Will Rock You Concert

    by top_vapour Updated Apr 30, 2005

    Best thing to do on the day you leave. Musical about the Queen set in the future when some lost people search for long lost music. Great fun and lively

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    The Musical Dome
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    by Carino Updated Sep 22, 2003

    During our stay we had the chance to see Jekyll & Hyde, a nice musical.

    Check out for students-discount and WelcomeCard-Discount.

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    Visit the Tina Farina Galerie...

    by mauro_pd Written Aug 24, 2002

    Visit the Tina Farina Galerie to buy some nice stuff for women (jewellery, parfums ...) and the famous 'Acqua di Colonia'.

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