Historic Old Town, Cologne

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  • As Cologne was one of the most heavily bombed cities in Germany during WWII, a lot of stuff has been rebuilt and hence it is not really a typical old city from medieval ages, etc. Hence, it is not as....  more »
  • The Cathedral, the Rathaus and the Gross St. Martin church are absolutely stunning. Then there are pretty squares, secondary attractions and modern buildings too as the city was nearly destroyed...  more »
  • Old city is completely blended into new buildings and endless restaurants. This 3 houses are not visible.
  • Much of Cologne has been rebuilt--- but the "Old Town" offers the traveller a view of aspects of its colourful past! The architecture is very interesting... and varied... as are the cobblestone streets. It is wonderful to walk around [slowly] and look at the many "fine details". The area has been awarded TripAdvisor's coveted "Certificate of Excellence". A visit will be well worthwhile! I hope that this Review has been helpful.
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