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Things to do in Cologne, Germany

 
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added on 26th of November, 2009

Cologne is one crazy large and fun town that may be worth a visit when in Germany. Its closely located near Düsseldorf as well, so there are plenty of places you can visit.

Cologne is nicely set by the Rhine River so there is plenty to do during the summer months. Furthermore, the city offers several town festivals most importantly the Cologne Carnival. There are some 2 Million visitors, the trains are packed with drunk people and the hotels are sold out during this period. Nevertheless, you won't get much sleep anyway when you go there.

The main tourist attraction in Cologne is probably the Cologne Dome, which is the largest and most important catholic church in Germany.

 

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Cologne Nightlife

Auenweg 173, Mülheim) and One World (at Hohenzollernring 90).Cologne Nightlife – Live Music Venues If dancing and partying are things that do not interest you, Cologne nightlife pledges you the lures of live music venues like Kantine (at Kempenorstrasse 135), Papa Joe's Klimperkasten (at Alter Markt 50-52, Altstadt), Prime Club (atLuxemburgerstrasse 40, Uni-Viertel), Sonic Ballroom (at Oskar-Jäger-Strasse 190, Ehrenfeld), Stadtgarten (at Venloer Strasse 40), Tunnels (at Karthäuserwall 18, Sudstadt) and Underground (at Vogelsanger Strasse 200, Ehrenfeld). Most of these venues have local as well as touring bands... Read more »

 
 
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