The Altstad in Cologne. This is the area along the river Rhine in the historic city center. Here you will find plenty of restuarants and pubs. It is all withing short walking distance of the Dom (Cathedral) and all of which is located right on your feet when you walk out of the main railwaystation. And the railway stations offers a convenient link to the Cologne-Bonn airport (CGN). September 2010. September is a very good season in Cologne. In winter it's much colder and in summer it might be more overcast and rainy or just too hot and humid. Cologne is the largest city of North-Rhine Westphalia. This German State is the most prosperous. It's near the cities of Amsterdam, Antwerpen and Brussels, which are all also very prosperous cities. Around 1575 Cologne accepted protestants.

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