Just voted the sixth best city in Europe by the readers of Condé Nast magazine, we had to find out what all the fuss was about.
Light a candle at Cologne Cathedral
Cologne Cathedral is a Catholic cathedral in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne and of the administration of the Archdiocese of Cologne. It is a renowned monument of German Catholicism and Gothic architecture and was declared a World Heritage Site in 1996
Climb the Triangle
KölnTriangle is a 103.2 meters tall building in Deutz, Cologne, and a prominent landmark in Cologne. The building was designed by Dörte Gatermann of Cologne-based architecture firm Gatermann + Schossig and completed in 2006
Walk over Hohenzollern Bridge
The Hohenzollern Bridge is a bridge crossing the river Rhine in the German city of Cologne. Originally, the bridge was both a railway and road bridge. However, after its destruction in 1945 and its subsequent reconstruction, it was only accessible to rail and pedestrian traffic
Take a boat tour on the Rhine
The Rhine is a European river that begins in the Swiss canton of Graubünden in the southeastern Swiss Alps, then flows through the German Rhineland and the Netherlands and eventually empties into the North Sea
Fall in love at the Chocolate Museum
The Chocolate Museum in Cologne was opened by Hans Imhoff on 31 October 1993. It is situated in the Cologne quarter of Altstadt-Süd. The exhibits show the entire history of chocolate, from its beginnings with the Olmecs, Maya and Aztecs to contemporary products and production methods.