Where are Cologne & Dusseldorf?
You may click on these links in order to view a map of Cologne & Dusseldorf
in relation to Europe
itself. Cologne & Dusseldorf are very well placed for communications having many direct flights
per day from London (60 minutes) Manchester (85 minutes) Malaga (2 hours
50 minutes). Ryan Air fly and several other airlines offer discounted flights
to the Dusseldorf region (www.ryanair.com).
Easyjet fly and several other airlines offer discounted flights to Cologne
(www.easyjet.com). In less than
an hour's drive, one could be in Holland and/or Belgium.
Thus links have been established suppliers
from at least three different continental countries. The Hook of Holland
and Rotterdam (Europoort) is just a 165 mile (265 km) motorway drive and
Calais is attained within five hours - 275 miles (440 km).
Cologne, on the river Rhine, is the reputed to be the
oldest city in Germany and the traditional capital of the Rhineland
Cologne is dominated by its large twin spired cathedral viewable for miles
around and is known comercially worldwide for the 4711 'Eau de Cologne'
toilet water. Just click here to view more about Cologne.
Dusseldorf is 20 miles downstream of Cologne on the river Rhine. It is the
administrative capital of the State of North Rhine Westfalia. In the UK it
became better known in the UK in the early
1980's through the TV hit series "Auf Wiedersehen - Pet!". Dusseldorf
is reputed to have the longest bar in the world; if one were to put each
bar end to end. It is also known at the "Little Paris" having
a flair and a style of stores similar to those found in the French capital.
Just click here to view more about Dusseldorf.
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