The night before we left for Cologne, our flights over were cancelled at the last minute. Funny thing is, before that, I’d never even considered any other way of getting to Germany, let alone Cologne. This
Cologne at Dusk, Germany - Cologne Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church renowned monument of German Catholicism and Gothic architecture and is a World Heritage Site. It can be seen from nearly every point in the city centre and from many places elsewhere. It is also one of the most beautiful examples of Gothic and Neo-Gothic architecture in the world.
As Germany’s fourth largest city, Cologne is big but not overwhelming. The population is diverse and while the city is spread out, it’s a completely manageable city to discover with easy public transportation or even on foot. Cologne is actually pretty cool. Here’s a peek into the hipster hotspots in what might just be Germany’s most under-rated city.