Roman colony was conferred upon the town in. The river at this point is navigable to seagoing vessels. After 258 ce it was for a time the capital of a splinter empire ruled by Postumus and comprising Gaul, Britain, and Spain. There are found the main shopping and business streetssuch weiterbildung osnabrück gesundheitswesen as the Hohe Strasse (north-south) and Schildergasse (west-east both of which have been closed to motor vehiclesas well as the citys historic buildings. In World War II, Cologne sustained 262 air raids. Children especially will find lots to do here; a nostalgic childrens roundabout, a puppet theatre, a Santa Claus grotto and many toy stands, all providing endless fun and entertainment. We look forward to your visit.
Every year these wonderful four Christmas Markets attract almost 2 million visitors. Yours, Mirko Kaiser my team of Dorint Hotel am Heumarkt Köln.
The 14th-century stained-glass windows in the choir are considered especially beautiful, and the cathedral is also noted for its other art treasures. After the Thirty Years War (161848 however, the city declined. A full repertoire is offered in theatre and opera as well, and the municipal theatre has its own ballet ensemble. Under Konrad Adenauer the future chancellor of West Germany who was oberbürgermeister of Cologne from 1917 until he was deposed by the Nazis in 1933growth resumed, especially in suburban areas and in the laying out of new industrial parks. But it's not just carnival, bars and breweries. Architecture, cologne Cathedral eclipses in its size and grandeur all other historic buildings in the city. People Cologne is the fourth largest of Germanys cities (only Berlin, Hamburg, and Munich are larger). Although Cologne has spread far beyond the confines of the Ringstrassen, its focal point is still within this area, the Inner City. A large proportion of Colognes area consists of parkland, woods, lakes, sports facilities, and open areas. This medieval period was a splendid one for Cologne. Here you can watch artisans at work, enjoy original Christmas Mulled Wine, out of festively decorated Christmas mugs or you can choose from an unlimited choice of sweets and local delicacies. Meet interesting people from all over the world in our legendary.
The immediate surroundings of Cologne are varied. But business activity has become greatly diversified. Engineering, electrical engineering, machinery, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals also are significant.