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2 european road trip

if you are driveing to this place there is parking at the very bottom of the plaza. plenty of thing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
papo55
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puerto rico
Interesting Monument

This monument is prominent and can’t be missed when one enters the square or platz. This sight is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert S
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you are driveing to this place there is parking at the very bottom of the plaza. plenty of thing to see and eat.

Thank papo55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This monument is prominent and can’t be missed when one enters the square or platz. This sight is interesting and provides perspective on history and time.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 13 September 2018

It is traditional Square in the old town. We enjoyed walking around this area.It is quit square .Also, it nice place to eat or drink.It few meters from the Heumarket.

Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
Reviewed 30 August 2018

There are several squares in this area of the Old Town but this is my favourite. There are bars, eating places galore where you can relax and watch the world go by. We have taken single drink stops to main meal stops here without any...More

Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We enjoyed walking about this area, viewing unique art and visiting shops. It seems a bit calmer and quieter here and not so packed with tourists and tour groups. Wander about at a leisurely pace and enjoy yourselves.

Thank traveltheworld012
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The title I have given my comment says it all with one exception. Enter the square on foot from the direction of Heumarkt and on the left there is a building where civil marriage ceremonies are performed. During our week in Cologne we saw several....More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Lovely square and impressive statue surrounded by a selection of bars and restaurants. Only reason I rated it 4* and not 5* was that the information provided on the statue was only in German, meaning translating was a slight issue in order to understand more...More

Thank Kimberley H
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely square to sit and chill and enjoy the fresh air close to the river. On one day of our visit to Cologne there was a beer festival going on and the atmosphere was even more exciting than usual! People were drinking...More

Thank juliaandadam123
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Germans love their statues and this is a very impressive one. large and imposing well worth a visit.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 9 August 2018

this well worth a visit to see has bar and restaurants around it. it can get full of tours which can be of some size so stick around until they moved on for a good photo

Thank Bryansid
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Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
It is a short walk. The whole downtown area is pretty close together.
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