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Altstadt-Quartier, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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All reviews cobbled streets beautiful area interesting architecture walk around during wwii lots of shops take your time nice walk cologne cathedral sunny day christmas market visiting cologne rhine river walking tour train station dom rathaus
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You can meet many different styles in Old Town of Cologne. There are very charming places but on the other hand many which do not fit together. Maybe because Old Town was destroyed nearly completely during World War II.

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the ‘old town’ was largely rebuilt after WWII, it is a pleasant place to walk around. Some interesting buildings and cobbled streets, it is nice to stroll up from the river and not too large an area to cover. There are loads of shops,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 87wendywoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The historic old town of Cologne is a small town around the Cologne cathedral. Although most of Europe has moved ahead in time, this small town still has spectacular impressions of post WWII era. Infact when we were walking towards the Rhein cruise from the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank stantp1916
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old town Cologne is much smaller than we thought it would be. It was mostly rebuilt after WWII. There are some interesting buildings to see, and it is quite quaint. Many restaurants and shops. Town hall is there as well. We were glad we joined...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Islayman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are visiting Cologne then you definitely should take a walk around the Old Town to Altstadt. Sitting on the banks of the Rhein there are some very nice buildings to enjoy, it's worth heading inland to have a look round some of the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank therichastill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old town is both quaint and comfortable. There are dozens of places to eat and enjoy a few glasses of Kolsch or wine on the plaza. Getting around is easy - on foot or using one of the ubiquitous electric scooters (Lime, Bird, etc).

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank DT-Billerica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's nice though, with many arty shops and eateries and pubs. I like it here. But...Old it isn't. Near the cathedral, alter markt, Heu markt, the old city hall and a number of Museums and other churches.Worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to walk along the river and through the "old" town lots of good eating hourses and loads of drinking places. Was here in the day but imagine the night might make it more vibrant. Definitely a good place to walk and visit

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 10, 2019

Historic town square with a variety of shops, restaurants & bars, plus a famous Christmas market....

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 171jelenas
Reviewed October 8, 2019

I suppose the RAF did a lot to flatten the ALTSTADT but the Kolsches have done wonders to rebuild it.

Date of experience: October 2019
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EssexWoo
November 5, 2018|
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Response from HeatherG773 | Reviewed this property |
Cologne is a friendly, walkable town. Most of the restaurants we went to were reasonably priced and there was a lot of choice in cuisines as well. We ate at a lot of the Kolsch breweries and we met a lot of locals this way... More
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I guess so, I have seen some parking around there.
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January 22, 2018|
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Response from Jo G | Reviewed this property |
You are in the old town area and within 10 minutes walk to the Cathedral, if I am correct about your location.
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