Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Cologne Altstadt
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
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Schlepped it on the road again today, 500 miles of motorway....Now in Cologne Germany. Brussels tomorrow then home Thursday...
No pics as I don't want to bore you.....
... played songs on an accordion all night while the locals sang along to the songs. We then went to Peter's Brauhaus which was filled with people dressed for the carnival. The beer there was amazing. After Peter's we went to the local kebab shop and had a yufkta and the guy actually baked the bread on the spot for us. We split the kebab and went to sleep not long after, ready for another ...
... to a great day.
On Sunday/Monday I got to do some traveling on my own to Köln (in English we say Cologne). I made plans to meet up with my friend Bryan from the Netherlands, who I met through a mutual friend while studying in Spain. Cologne was perfect to meet in because it was exactly halfway between the two of us!
Our hostel was a little far from the city center, but the room was pretty spacious considering. We shared the room with ...
... nice weather as a good excuse to have an ice cream or two as there are lots of shops selling some delicious verities.
After lunch I walked up the river side towards the city centre, this area was very busy with people eating at the outdoor cafes or just relaxing and watching the boats pass by.
The river Rhine is a working river, there is a constant flow of barges and pleasure boats traveling up and down the river, the barges were enormous and ...
... my way onto the subway then onward to the hotel I had booked.
The hotel was a Courtyard by Marriott about 5 miles out of the city but was a nice easy journey. The hotel was very modern and seemed to be near to many modern buildings and big company offices, I was greeted by a concierge who directed me to the check in desk, the lady on reception was really nice and it was a very efficient check in and I was given all ...