Cathedrals, Koelsch and Cool Things to Do in Cologne

Germany, Cologne Guide (B): Cathedrals, Koelsch and Cool Things to Do in Cologne

Have you ever got to the airport not knowing where you’ll be touching down at the end of the flight? I hadn’t until a few weeks ago when I went on a weekend away with WowTrip who organise surprise city breaks in Europe. For someone who organises corporate group travel months in advance this kind of blew my mind but I rolled with it and had a blast. Our surprise destination was a weekend in Cologne, Germany.

On departure day I arrived at Stansted airport and met up with the other bloggers from The Blogger Course run by Monica Stott from The Travelhack one of my favourite blogs. Thirteen of us travelling on Friday 13th. What could possibly go wrong! By this time we all knew we were taking a city break in Cologne, Germany. I’ll admit that Cologne (Köln in German) wouldn’t have been my first choice but then I didn’t know much about the city. That’s one of the good things about WowTrips; you can’t research your trip before you go so when you arrive there are lots of lovely surprises awaiting as you explore. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Cathedrals, Koelsch and Cool Things to Do in Cologne
Guide Location: Germany » Cologne
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Cologne Cathedral or Kölner Dom   Hohenzollern Bridge   KölnTriangle   Romanesque church, Groß St. Martin   Cologne’s Old Town Hall, the Kölner Rathaus   Crane Houses   Ludwig Museum   Schildergasse   Café Reichard   Funk Haus café   Früh am Dom   Volksgarten Park   Hellers Beer Garden   Bona-Me   Holiday Inn Express  
Author: Suzanne Jones
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