Der Alter Markt ist der traditionsreichste Kölner Platz. Im Vergleich zum Neumarkt heißt er Alter Markt, weil er etwa 150 Jahre früher erwähnt wird. Der Platz ist erstmals seit 922 als „mercatus coloniae“ (Kölner Markt) urkundlich belegt.
During World War II most of Cologne has been destroyed. Not this part of the city. A must see.
One of the most beautiful Christmas Markets in Cologne is located here! You can get many homemade things and lots of homemade food there.
The old town of Cologne- sit down in one of the traditional breweries, called "Brauhaus" in German, and savour a "Kölsch" and a good and solid German meal?
“The beautiful museum hosts my favorite café. You overlook the small lake and eat fabulous cakes. The whole experience has some kind of Woody-Allen-Manhattan-feeling to it. ”
“BEST KOTLETT BEST FRIES AND HOMEMADE KETCHUP BEST KÖLSCH PÄFFGEN YOU HAVE TOG GO THERE RESTAURANT LOOKS 50 YEARS OLD GOOD GOOOD GOOD”
“It is part of the old, well-preserved parts of Cologne which was not demolished during the 2nd World War. Lovely with many coffees, shops and charming small streets - and a great view to the city when walking/biking back via the Deuter Bridge (Deuter Brücke)”
“It is a Catholic cathedral in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne and of the administration of the Archdiocese of Cologne. It is a renowned monument of German Catholicism and Gothic architecture and was declared a World Heritage Site in 1996.It is Germany's most visited landmark, attracting an average of 20,000 people a day.At 157 m (515 ft), the cathedral is currently the tallest twin-spired church in the world, the second tallest church in Europe after Ulm Minster, and the third tallest church in the world.”