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Cologne Blog Posts
Everything You Need to Know About Karneval in Cologne
With the largest Carnival celebration in Germany, Cologne knows how to celebrate before Lent. From massive parties to a huge parade, this is everything you need to know about Karneval in Cologne.
The 7 Best Christmas Markets In Cologne
Every year, Cologne celebrates the holiday season with several festively decorated Christmas Markets. Each has its own theme, and these are the 7 best Christmas Markets in Cologne.
10 Terrific Things to See in Cologne’s Altstadt
For first-time visitors to Cologne, the Altstadt or Old Town is the best place to explore. These are 10 terrific things to do in Cologne’s Old Town, including the cathedral, fish market and city hall.
Alternative and Unusual Day Trips from Cologne
While many visitors to Cologne will visit popular day trip destinations, why not explore some unique and lesser known places such as Zons, Schloss Paffendorf and more!
A Local’s Guide to the Coolest Neighborhoods in Cologne
Cologne has 86 official neighborhoods or Veedels as they are known in the local dialect. Our expert team explains the unique qualities of Cologne’s coolest neighborhoods for travelers.
The 5 Very Best Day Trips from Cologne—and How to Get There
Curated from expert local tour guides, these are the 5 best day trips from Cologne. Spend a few days exploring around Cologne with visits to Bonn, Brühl, Aachen and more.
Bonn & Brühl Blog Posts
How to Spend 24 Hours in Bonn
Bonn is a small but important city in western Germany that is worth visiting! You can see the major highlights in 1 day. These are the 8 best things to do in 24 hours in Bonn.
Beethoven in Bonn: Best Things to See If You Love Classical Music
Ludwig van Beethoven was born in Bonn in 1770. If you love classical music, Bonn is the perfect German destination to visit. Find all the best Beethoven attractions in Bonn.
Everything You Need to Know About Visiting Augustusburg Palace in Brühl
From the fascinating history to practical visitor details, this blog post covers everything you need to know about visiting Augustusburg Palace and Falkenlust Hunting Lodge in Brühl, Germany.