Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Cologne Altstadt
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking hotel
- Indoor pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Cologne Altstadt
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Brought brekky this morning at the Cologne railway station because we discovered they have lovely yogurt and muesli. Then we went shopping. I bought a pair of German shoes, made in Hamburg, for $52! Rosanne bought a very comfortable pair of new season shoes for a little more. While we were in the hotel lounge this morning we overheard a group of Brits on a coach tour being corralled into where they needed to go by their super efficient tour guide and made a ...
... great sermon illustration. We only discover we are headed in the wrong direction when someone is able to show us we are going the wrong way. We were very relieved to get back to the hotel as we had given our legs a far bigger workout than planned. Interesting conversations today. Met a former policeman from Bangor in Northern Ireland. He said he was very glad that the Troubles were now largely over but that there was still a small group of fanatical IRA terrorists ...
Found unbelievable bargain at a 5* Hotel. & couldn't resist. To put it into context the breakfast cost 50% of the room rate! We didn't have breakfast! Even better, parking was also extra but as GG was too tall for their underground car park, we had to park with the smart cars in front of the Hotel at no charge. Hilarious!
sun shining again, so ...
First let me just say that driving in Germany is NOT for me!!!! I have went to young speed racer to grandma driver in the past 10 years and have no intention of going back. No speed limit and no street lights on the autobahn at night is so scary. Two lanes and if you try and pass anyone u better sure as heck make there are no headlights in sight because ...
... started.... Wrong... When we got to the recommended location at about 9:30AM there was not a single person in sight... Soon enough we learned that this location was towards the end of the parade, hence why there was no crowd yet formed. We decided to hop back on the tram (which we rode illegally for the 5th time that weekend), and head towards the start of the parade. Because we woke up so early, we were actually there early enough to see the floats and parade ...