Germany - Cologne & Northern Rhineland (PDF Chapter)
This is the Cologne & Northern Rhineland chapter from Lonely Planet’s Germany guidebook.
Flowing behind Cologne’s iconic cathedral, the Rhine provides a vital link for some of the re-gion’s highlights – Düsseldorf, with its great nightlife, architecture and shopping; and Bonn, the former capital, which hums to Beethoven.
- feel your spirits soar as you gaze up at the loftiness of Cologne’s majestic cathedral
- lose count of the little glasses of Kölsch beer you’ve had in Cologne’s atmospheric pubs
- drink in European art at Düsseldorf’s art museums before comparing the city’s iconic Altbier brew to rival Cologne’s Kölsch.
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Cologne, Northern Rhineland, Brühl, Bonn, South of Bonn, The Ahr Valley & the Eifel, Aachen, Düsseldorf, Niederrhein (Lower Rhine), The Ruhrgebiet, Essen, Dortmund, Bochum, Duisburg, Münster & Osnabrück, Münster, Osnabrück, Ostwestfalen, Soest, Paderborn.
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