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    • meeson's Profile Photo

      what to do

      Xanten Oct 22, 2016 at 12:14 PM

      Hi vt'ers
      I'm off to Xanten next March for a Saturday night music night. I am only going to stay 2 nights then go to Dusseldorf.
      Is there anything worth seeing in Xanten please.
      cheers guys and girls

    • NH Collection Koln Mediapark

      by LorraineG5 Online Now Aug 18, 2016 at 4:33 PM

      is that a central location for visiting the markets?

      2 Answers Aug 20, 2016 at 1:52 AM
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      Luggage storage

      by kbl Online Now Jul 23, 2016 at 9:17 AM

      Hi all - on my journey along Europe and Asia, I will need to store some luggage for a day (9am - 6pm) near the Koln (Cologne) railway station. Is there such a facility in/near the station?

      4 Answers Jul 23, 2016 at 5:17 PM
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      Things to do in Cologne for 6 hours?

      by Ghie1 Online Now Jul 14, 2016 at 1:55 AM

      Hi everyone.
      It would be my first time to travel solo and to be in Germany, My first destination is Siegen and cologne after. Aside from the cathedral what other things to do there? any trips that is organized for tourist to see the city?

      all tips will be appreciated :)

      2 Answers Jul 14, 2016 at 3:49 AM
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      Need a nice town/city west of Colonge with good train connections to Koln & Dusseldorf HBF

      by charlesracine Online Now Jul 5, 2016 at 7:58 AM

      We need a nice town/city west of Cologne with good train or S Bahn connections to Koln & Dusseldorf main station/HBF, hopefully within an hour trip. In September there is an exhibition in both Koln and Dusseldorf and the hotels are booked. Normally Dusseldorf has been the choice though, this time, traveling with friends and they should have an interesting town/city to visit when I am at the Messe. Thanks for all your help.

      3 Answers Jul 5, 2016 at 1:12 PM
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      Hotels near to ESA astronaut centre

      by YvonneD8 Online Now Jun 15, 2016 at 10:49 AM

      A young reporter friend of mine has asked me if any of my friends could help with finding any hotels near ESA astronaut centre in Cologne? (If you watch Sky News, you might recognize Sarah Cruddas.)

      2 Answers Jun 15, 2016 at 11:55 AM
    • Going to Kolnmesse everyday for a week.

      by bubamacko Online Now May 12, 2016 at 11:13 AM

      Hello! Im will be going to the kolnmesse everyday for a week from Koln-Hasaring(and back). How much this ticket will be? is there some kind of pass?

      3 Answers May 12, 2016 at 12:55 PM
    • Traveling alone as a Minor

      by IainM Online Now Mar 8, 2016 at 7:48 AM

      Hi! i just found this site while doing research and was hoping someone might be able to help me out with some queries i have.

      So, i'll be traveling to Germany this July, (Cologne in particular) and ill be alone, age 16 currently and will still be come travel time.

      Plane tickets shouldnt be an issue, but im not quite sure as to how staying in a hotel/motel will work as an unaccompanied minor. will i be allowed/what do i need/important things for me to know? thanks in advance, hopefully you can help me.

      8 Answers Mar 9, 2016 at 2:10 PM
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      Staying near Cologne with a car.

      by LarryN3 Online Now Feb 25, 2016 at 4:03 PM

      Will be driving thru Cologne and want to see the city/sights without dealing with parking problems. Would be staying 2 nights and was wanting to stay at a hotel that is near a metro, bus or tram station. This should have access to the highlights of Cologne. Any help would be appreciated.

      3 Answers Feb 26, 2016 at 2:35 AM
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      Not too noisy German restaurant for a Friday evening

      by HORSCHECK Online Now Sep 26, 2015 at 2:00 PM


      Can anyone recommend a not too noisy German restaurant in Cologne's city centre/old town for a small VT meeting.
      Most of the typical brewing houses get quite noisy on a Friday evening, so that a good talk isn't possible anymore.

      I have been for a quiet a few times to this place:

      which is nice when one can sit outside in the courtyard, but as the interior is quite small it gets very noisy in there.

      So all recommendations are welcome.

      4 Answers Sep 27, 2015 at 9:07 AM
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      Solo travellers?

      by Joey3535 Online Now Sep 25, 2015 at 10:05 AM

      I am visiting cologne for 3 days on 20th October 2015. This is my first ever solo trip and am after some tips on where to visit and if there any other solo travellers visiting cologne during this time. I am a little daunted but am hoping that there will plenty for me to do for the 3 days I am there.

      5 Answers Sep 25, 2015 at 7:30 PM
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      Activities, parties in San Francisco???

      by Miri2709 Online Now Aug 2, 2015 at 1:31 PM


      In 2 months I will travel to San Francisco. I will live there for 5 months because of an internship.

      Now, I am searching for some people for activities like sports, travelling, party etc.

      Please contact me if you are interested :-)

      Many greetings from Germany


      2 Answers Aug 2, 2015 at 5:01 PM
    • Address for QKL

      by Heinzhe Online Now Jul 28, 2015 at 1:16 PM

      what is the address for QKL station

      4 Answers Jul 28, 2015 at 2:49 PM
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      Motorbike parking in Cologne

      by Cardiusa Online Now May 8, 2015 at 11:29 PM

      Hi all. I am travelling solo at the end of the month on a tight budget, anyone know how easy it is to park a motorbike in Cologne? The hostels I am looking at do not have parking. Many thanks

      2 Answers May 9, 2015 at 6:10 AM
    • Watching NFL Football while in Germany

      by jclifton1972 Online Now Apr 22, 2015 at 5:25 AM

      Is there somewhere I can see an NFL football game in Cologne? We are looking for Sunday Sept 13th we want to watch the Chicago Bears vs Green Bay Packers they play at 12pm CST (chicago time) which will be 7pm in Germany. Any suggestions???

      1 Answer Apr 22, 2015 at 5:44 AM
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      What's the easiest way to get to Copenhagen from Bonn?

      by Pamelita Online Now Mar 26, 2015 at 2:12 PM

      Hi all -

      I will be traveling to Bonn in August for a graduate program and afterwards I'd like to travel to Copenhagen. I know there are trains from Germany to Denmark and I am looking for suggestions on which route is the most direct.

      Many thanks in advance!


      5 Answers Mar 26, 2015 at 9:55 PM
    • Transportation

      by zmvc Online Now Feb 5, 2015 at 2:57 PM

      I will be in Cologne for the IDS fair.
      I am satying in Dusseldorf.

      How much is the train ticket from Dusseldorf to Cologne?

      On the day I am visiting, the fair ticket allows me to travel all day in the Langenfeld (Rheinl.) region. So, with this in mind what ticket should I by from Dusseldorf to Cologne?

      An how much is the ticket from Dusseldorf to Cologne airport? Best way to get there?


      2 Answers Feb 5, 2015 at 11:22 PM
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      New Year (Sylvester) in Cologne

      by n4nova Online Now Dec 30, 2014 at 8:07 AM

      I am planning to visit Cologne for new year. I will be reaching cologne around 8pm on 31st Dec and have a plan to see the fireworks and return by the train at 4am. Can anyone please suggest me what to do after the fireworks in Cologne.. Is there anything else as well?

      2 Answers Dec 30, 2014 at 8:36 AM
    • Need help - trains

      by NiallH Online Now Dec 13, 2014 at 2:15 PM

      Hey guys
      What platform/train to I get to go to hotel Six, Markt 6
      Brühl, 50321, germany.

      I have no clue of what stop I need to get off at or the cost for two people. Any help is much appreciated


      3 Answers Dec 14, 2014 at 12:10 AM
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      Colongne festival weekend 26th September

      by Ger34 Online Now Sep 21, 2014 at 1:44 PM

      Hi all,
      I will be in Cologne this weekend...just realised there is some sort of beer festival...lucky me! I am wondering is the festival in a hall or park...or just across the city. Any other info appreciated.

      4 Answers Sep 24, 2014 at 12:13 PM
    • cologne, germany

      by HannahF5 Online Now Aug 3, 2014 at 3:39 PM

      What are the main attractions in cologne

      7 Answers Jun 28, 2015 at 12:18 AM
    • My first visit to Germany

      by LuisaP5 Online Now Jul 19, 2014 at 6:41 PM

      having a hard time deciding wether to buy a railpass or airline ticket. Will land in Dusseldorf then train to Cologne where I stay for few days, then I want to go to Munich for two-three days, take a day trip to the castle, then I go to Italy to Genoa then to Brindisi. Panicking now with all the tips I get about what to do to communicate with my family in the USA (this is my first trip to Germany) get a prepaid phone card as I;ve done in the past or a SIMs card? I will arrive in Germany first week of September, my friend told me the climate will be cold.

      5 Answers Jul 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM
    • One place to go in Colone

      by barkha14 Online Now May 11, 2014 at 12:07 AM

      Hello I am visiting Germany for the first time in my life
      Will be living in Leverkusen and want to visit Cologne
      What is the one thing I Should do there
      One place I should visit
      One souvenir I should buy
      Please let me know

      5 Answers May 13, 2014 at 1:25 AM
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      fireworks on 19th july 2014

      by Pumkip Online Now May 6, 2014 at 7:53 AM

      is it a big fireworks in Cologne on 19th july 2014?

      1 Answer May 6, 2014 at 3:45 PM
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      Cologne Lights -19 Jul 2014

      by Pumkip Online Now May 6, 2014 at 3:13 AM

      I'm from Hong Kong and will visit Germany this mid July.
      is the fireworks worth to see? as I've to plan for it.

      thanks for your advice!


      1 Answer May 6, 2014 at 9:05 AM
    • Lockers at cologne airport

      by TinaN12 Online Now Apr 28, 2014 at 8:17 AM

      Are there lockers available for luggage at cologne airport as I would like to visit the city before going to langerfeld

      3 Answers May 2, 2014 at 6:03 AM
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      Evening Shopping or Places to see?

      by kop-queen Online Now Nov 19, 2013 at 1:57 AM

      Hi, we will be in Cologne this weekend for a daytime event. Arriving 5pm 21st Nov Thursday evening, leaving early on Monday.Our days are accounted for but wondering if there is anything to access in the evenings apart from restaurants and bars? We are staying at Park Inn by Radisson Köln Belfortstraße which I believe is a 15-minute walk north of Cologne’s Old Town? Any Christmas shopping markets?

      2 Answers Nov 19, 2013 at 5:48 AM
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      Visiting Cologne on the 27th for a few days

      by lettychuffy Online Now Nov 15, 2013 at 10:01 AM

      I was thinking of visiting Cologne from the 27th December until the 30th of December.
      Is it a good time to visit
      thanks :)

      11 Answers Nov 17, 2013 at 11:17 AM
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      reaching chocolate museum

      by cottonstone Online Now Sep 20, 2013 at 4:36 AM


      i read that there is a "schoko-express" that runs between cologne cathedral and the chocolate museum. can anyone tell me more about the timings of it and the fares??

      also line 106 has a stop at chocolate museum?? it would be really helpful if some one could give me the timings and the fares for 106 line too..!! :)


      1 Answer Sep 20, 2013 at 4:49 AM
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      Cologne in 1 day

      by cottonstone Online Now Sep 1, 2013 at 12:58 PM

      I am planning a one day trip to cologne on 22 or 23 of November this year.
      Can some one give me a rough idea on what all places I should visit in a day's time?
      Thank you!

      17 Answers Sep 12, 2013 at 12:46 AM
    • Lufthansa Rail&Fly

      by ChocoKat Online Now Aug 29, 2013 at 10:44 AM

      Hi I was wondering if anyone could tell me if there is much difference in price booking a train from Frankfurt airport to Cologne with the Lufthansa Rail&Fly option to the normal train sites? Is there any benefits to using Rail&Fly? Any info would be much appreciated. Thanks

      3 Answers Aug 30, 2013 at 1:14 AM