Novum Hotel Leonet Cologne Altstadt
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Cologne
... at once. It's more calming. So it took me a couple of days to get used to the variety around me, the fast walking pace, the bicylces, trains, street musicians, grumpy faces, beggers, giant buildings. What instantly made me happy were all the different greens! The pine trees, the smells, the flowers, the squirrel (though they have 'em in Sanur), baker shops, wide meadows and forests with shiny bugs, the sunshine, the bread and ...
... I tend to tune out of as my head is swimming with dates and names of old royalty we head down for dinner. We had a great time with our friends at dinner with lots of laughs. Our bus ride to the castle was a little warm as the driver did not know how to turn off the heater for the first 45 minutes of our journey, leaving plenty of people hot under the ...
... railings and parked along the street and at the station. People riding to and from work, shops, visiting etc. Even in business suits or dresses. Even on the phone, with no hands, or carrying all of the shopping home. Lots of customised bikes too... Prams or carts on the front, bikes with two seats and one set of pedals... Fun to see - and there is no dawdling - it's GO or STOP. We had to be very alert at the road ...
... trade. We found a lovely seafood restaurant and ate the local fare while people watching. Saw many interesting sights and made lots of observations e.g. everyone uses a bike except young males, Germans are fascinated by handbag dogs, the only people in Dusseldorf who wear shorts in summer other than Eric are joggers, and lots of older couples dress similarly (that was scary!)
... are over 500 steps which you can climb for the view but we did not attempt these! The stained glass windows are original in the lower part as they were removed during the war. There are both medieval and renaissance examples as well as ultra modern. The spires survived the bombing as they stood out above the clouds and acted as an orientation for the allied bombers. The rest of the city was blitzed and rebuilt.