Mercure Hotel Koeln West
Travel Blogs from Cologne
... beers we tried over the last two weeks. Anyway, Tot Ziens to Amsterdam and the Netherlands. I hope we see each other again soon. The coach then took us into Germany and we have stopped for the night in Cologne. Our hotel room is very nice on the 5th floor and there is a beautiful lake behind us set amongst the woods with lots of people enjoying the water, scenery and sensational weather, it's 30 degrees, very warm indeed. We seem to have a good mix of people on this tour, ...
... woman making clear that her energy level was below zero. I was not waiting for the result and passed both crossing the street. After 100 meters I suddenly heard the mans voice "You come from far !?", he was asking while joining me ! Yes, I'm from The Netherlands I said! "He is from Holland " He shouted to his wife ! She didn't comment for accepable reasons, she was very tired afterall. "Where are you going ?" The man asked. Well today to Remagen ...
Had a fabulous day and walked miles! Grabbed a croissant and coffee for breakfast and then located where we need to collect the hire car from. Then it was a long walk to the cable cars walking along the edge of the Rhine river, such a huge wide, long river, didn't realise it was over 1200 Kms long, the Danube is still longer! Jumped onto the cable car, nice n cheap and no real queues,had ...
Didn't see to much of Germany, although we did follow the Rhine River for some time. TThey tell me that they call the River Cruises, such as the Rhine River cruise as ABC cruises (Another Bloody Castle cruise). Now we know why. Between driving along the Rhine and cruising the Rhine there was a castle around every ...
... U.S. for a while. As I was leaving, I was talking to a leprechaun, also from Germany, and his friend who I am apparently going to meet up with at Panama City Beach in 2016, for his 30th birthday. See ya there!
Sadly, I had to cut the day short because I had to make my way over to Charleroi to catch my flight to Barcelona the next day. It only took 2 buses, 4 trains, and a taxi to get there... but, on to Spain for the rest of the week!
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking