Travel Blogs from Köln, Germany

Sort by Newest Best first

Cologne 11/6, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne 11/6

A travel blog entry by karajoiner

27

Finally we caught up on some sleep after a good first night with Eva's family. Today we were going to Cologne to meet our new German exchange student Sarah who will arrive on the Gold Coast not long after we return from Europe. We drove part of the way ...

Cologne, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne

A travel blog entry by johnandrobyn

2
3

After a beautiful breakfast in the hotel, we started off on a 4 hour drive to Cologne. Along the way we were stuck in a traffic jam for a while on the autobahn. In the right hand lane was a line of semi-trailers as far as we could see. I counted over ...

Riding into Germany, Köln, Germany travel blog

Riding into Germany

A travel blog entry by jecampbell23

5
18

The bike wheels are moving and I've been on the learning curve of touring . So far I've mastered how to pack the pannier bags, stand my bike without it overbalancing, and the legs ( & backside) are feeling good . It's a different pace to walking and ...

Cologne, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne

A travel blog entry by nvs

67

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR GORGEOUS RILEY TURNING 5 TODAY!! After another amazing breakfast on board (something akin to that I get at home, but just never appreciated it before) we headed off onto another walking tour of Cologne (Koln). We had another well ...

Cologne, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne

A travel blog entry by lswanlun

12

Last day on the ship...had a tour of Cologne this morning which is not nearly as quaint and pretty as all the rest of the stops. However the Cathedral was very impressive. Construction began in 1248 and wasn't completed until 1880. It was one of few ...

Week Four, Köln, Germany travel blog

Week Four

A travel blog entry by tbeers

2
49

... to talk to. The funniest thing that he said was that he wanted to go to America to see the ghettos. America is so diverse and Germany isn’t and doesn’t have ghettos. I told him that I usually try to avoid the ghettos. He knew a lot about our ...

Das große Abenteuer hat begonnen, Köln, Germany travel blog

Das große Abenteuer hat begonnen

A travel blog entry by maggilene

1

Das ewige Reden von der großen USA-Reise hat ein Ende. Wir machen uns ENDLICH auf den Weg. Zwar geht es heute nur bis zum Frankfurter Flughafen, aber immerhin. Mit dem großen Gepäck starten wir am Kölner HBF, ein kurzer Blick zum Dom, ...

Cologne, Germany - 2, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne, Germany - 2

A travel blog entry by sarah-emily_xx

20

... go sightseeing. First on the agenda was the Cathedral; having heard it was the most visited tourist attraction in the whole of Germany. It was beautiful, with stunning stain glass windows and hundreds of lit candles. Not sure what was more of a landmark, ...

Cologne, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne

A travel blog entry by franj

2

I went on walking tour of old Cologne - Jim stayed on the boat. The right thing to do because it ...

Rising Star LiveShow in den MMC Studios in Kö, Köln, Deutschland travel blog

Rising Star LiveShow in den MMC Studios in Kö

A travel blog entry by simmchen

2

Godbye Hometown eine Runde ...

Day Four Amsterdam to St Goar, Köln, Germany travel blog

Day Four Amsterdam to St Goar

A travel blog entry by jana.barclay

5

Visited final sites in Amsterdam: inside of Shipping Museum before departing for the Rhine Valley and the Black Forest to a little town called St Goar. Here we experienced an Ice Wine wine tasting as well as viewing the largest Cuckoo clock in the world ...

Decision to make it happen!, Köln, Germany travel blog

Decision to make it happen!

A travel blog entry by imran.shaikh

2

It's been 6 years since I left studies to earn, never mind the thought of learning never left my back! With the unusual demand this lovely city and country has, I've always kept going. A close friend couple of years ago came from this wonderful ...

Day 7 - Sailing to Cologne, Köln, Germany travel blog

Day 7 - Sailing to Cologne

A travel blog entry by kjyoung

15

We sailed most of the day on the Rhine river which we entered during the night. You can tell we are no longer on a canal as instead of canal walls there are river banks. It is very peaceful to sail by watching scenery on both sides pass you by. We ...

Job again!, Köln, Deutschland travel blog

Job again!

A travel blog entry by monineub

1
8

Ja, da sitze ich nun wieder in Köln im Hotel! Braun gebrannt, erholt, übernachtig, zufrieden, umgeben von meinen stinkenden, dreckigen Rucksackklamotten und dem Businesskoffer inclusive Laptop! Die Helligkeit und die Farbenpracht von Land und ...

Day 13 Cologne - Germany., Köln, Germany travel blog

Day 13 Cologne - Germany.

A travel blog entry by carole.hunter

7

After spending the evening in Bonn, which gave the crew the opportunity of a welcome night out, if they chose, we set sail for Cologne at 5.15 this morning and docked at 8am. Obviously it was just a short trip and I don't know the reason why we didn't ...

Kasia in Europe, Köln, Germany travel blog

Kasia in Europe

A travel blog entry by kdworldtravels

1

Hey friends and family (and whoever else finds this blog...) Dianne and I are both in Europe. Dianne is currently terrorizing the Scottish country side and I have arrived safely in Cologne. Cologne is a cool place with a giant cathedral, history, culture ...

Day 22, Köln, Germany travel blog

Day 22

A travel blog entry by tripgalore

1
3

Docked in Cologne sometime during the night, woke up butted up against a brick wall- not a stunning view BUT I could see clear blue sky if I knelt down and looked right up, what a thrill. We decided to do our own touring in Cologne, and from comment ...

Juni 22, 2014, Köln, Deutschland travel blog

Juni 22, 2014

A travel blog entry by nussbaum

9

Wir fahren nach Berlin.... Wir fahren nach Berlin! Leider nicht mehr ganz so überraschend wie geplant geht es zum 11. Jahrestag in unsere zweite Lieblingsstadt in Deutschland! Wir freuen uns sehr auf die kommenden 4 Tage Und hoffen Petrus hat ein ...

Cologne or Koln (with umlauts!), Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne or Koln (with umlauts!)

A travel blog entry by janinesimon

14

We thought we would utilise public transport to get us into Cologne as it has been one of our greatest memories of Europe, the public transport systems across Italy, Spain and France. We found a park in the shopping complex right next to the train and ...

Day in Köln :), Köln, Germany travel blog

Day in Köln :)

A travel blog entry by cdbennett

2
8

... snowing a little in Frankfurt as we left, but it still wasn't too cold! It was so nice to see different parts of Germany and coming in the Köln was spectacular with the incredible Cathedral front and centre! We arrived in Köln and grabbed some ...

Packen & Farewell, Köln, Germany travel blog

Packen & Farewell

A travel blog entry by kniewel

Hallo zusammen, auf geht's nach Norwegen !!! Mein erstes mal im hohen Norden, ich bin schon ganz gespannt !!! Aber bevor es morgen früh losgeht, ist heute erstmal packen, packen, packen angesagt. Wir reisen ja mit Rucksäcken, mal sehen, ob ...

Koffer packen.., Köln, Germany travel blog

Koffer packen..

A travel blog entry by travelmates

1

Vorbereitungen, Köln, Germany travel blog

Vorbereitungen

A travel blog entry by macconin

Die Vorbereitungen für einen langen, langen Törn von Holland nach Norwegen laufen auf Hochtouren. Alle Einkäufe, was Ausrüstung, Klamotten etc angeht, sind erledigt und hier stapeln sich gerade Socken, Shirts, Rettungsweste und das ...

A Very Koln Christmas, Köln, Germany travel blog

A Very Koln Christmas

A travel blog entry by travelmanager

2

... done Michael O Leary your principles have been passed on perfectly to your cabin crew :) An hour later and we arrive in Germany. I have to confess I was excited but a little apprehensive having grown up in the 80's and still having the Fawlty Towers ...

Head winds along the Rhine, Köln, Germany travel blog

Head winds along the Rhine

A travel blog entry by sallyj22

2

The wind was blowing when we woke up and continued against us all day. We packed up everything before having breakfast in the little chalet. Set out on the Rhine path and all went well until we came to a town which had to be bypassed. Then it became ...

Abflug, Köln, Germany travel blog

Abflug

A travel blog entry by monineub

1

Ja! Alles geschafft! Business abgeschlossen, Sendung fertig! Schön, lustig und kurzweilig ist sie geworden! Jetzt wird sie nach Wien geschickt und ich nach Thailand :-)! Sonne, Sand, Meer, Urlaub, Erholung ... kann kommen! Ich sitze im Hotel , ...

Rudesheim, Köln, Germany travel blog

Rudesheim

A travel blog entry by yvonnemhooper

13

Travelled all morning down the mid Rhine valley with stunning views and a lot of castles - see the list. The scenery was spectacular despite the weather which was cold and showers and in the end had to come inside. Had a quiz to do from the cruise ...

Cologne, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne

A travel blog entry by billandjudy

9

Arrived in Cologne (Koln) during breakfast. Koln is a large city of over 1 million people but the cruise ships dock in front of the old city making easy access for our walking tour. The main attraction is the massive Gothic Cathderal whose construction ...

Cologne, Köln, Germany travel blog

Cologne

A travel blog entry by bernieandterry

4

... extensively damaged by allied bombing in WWII. The highlight was the Cologne cathedral, which is the second tallest church in Germany, is a magnificent structure. It took 600 years to build, starting in 1260 and not finishing until 1880 (although there ...

Start Test, Köln, Deutschland travel blog

Start Test

A travel blog entry by globalpeter4711

1

Sort by Newest Best first