Germany - Cologne & Northern Rhineland (PDF Chapter)
This is the Cologne & Northern Rhineland chapter from Lonely Planet’s Germany guidebook.
The Rhine River provides a vital link for some of the region’s highlights: Düsseldorf, with its great nightlife and fabulous shopping, and Bonn, which pays homage to Beethoven. Away from the river, Aachen still echoes to the beat of the Holy Roman Empire and Charlemagne.
- feel your spirits soar as you climb the majestic loftiness of Cologne’s Dom (cathedral)
- lose count of the little glasses of Kölsch beer you’ve drunk at Cologne’s beer halls
- decide if Düsseldorf’s iconic Altbier is better than Cologne’s Kölsch
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Cologne, The Rhineland, Brühl, Bonn, Siebengebirge, Remagen, The Ahr Valley, the Eifel, Aachen, Eifel National Park, Düsseldorf, Lower Rhine, The Ruhrgebiet & Around, Essen, Dortmund, Münster, Osnabrück, Münsterland, Ostwestfalen, Soest, Paderborn, Sauerland and Altena.
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