The metropolis on the Rhine referred to the old Cologne,the main decoration of which is considered to be the Cathedral of the XIII century. Adding to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site, this temple is a constant delight guests. Curious travelers who have studied before the trip and urban neighborhood known as the Cologne suburbs are no less interesting.
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Bruhl town even by European standards at allsmall. However, it belongs to the list of suburbs of Cologne, where the tourists are always eager to come. The reasons are two and both are worthy of attention and time spent:
- Augustusburg Palace and Falkenlust hunting lodgeIt was built in the XVIII century. Their architectural style experts call an early Rococo and landscape ensemble is not even anything smyslyaschy around palaces in landscape design person would call a masterpiece. Both buildings were built by order of the Archbishop of August of Bavaria. Magnificent views of Augustusburg so impressed at the beginning of the XIX century Napoleon that he was upset from the inability to pick up a palace in France. The castle has repeatedly arranged receptions of heads of foreign states, and the park became a concert venue for performances of the most famous musical groups.
- Constant smile on the faces of all causestourists, regardless of age visiting another Bruhl attractions. In this suburb of Cologne opened known throughout the Old World theme park "Phantasialand". It operates in summer and winter, and his guests were even world-class stars. Kids here can ride on a traditional carousel with horses, and the kids are older - to participate in thematic shows and meet your favorite heroes of comics and cartoons. Water and roller coaster, fear of the room, mirror curves, rides and fireworks - in the "Phantasialand" There are six themed zones, among which you can choose any age and taste of the young visitor.
Caught a fish!
Lake Otto-Maygler Zee in the town of Hürth -a popular place of recreation for residents of Cologne. It created a fishing club, whose members are not only doing what he likes, but also take care of the pond inhabitants and monitor compliance with fishing conditions. On the shores of the lake you can watch the nesting swans, mallards and coots.
And the Cologne suburb is famous as the birthplace of Michael Schumacher, the beautiful German rider and competitor Formula 1.