Love Lock Bridge : Hohenzollern Bridge

Construction of this bridge was completed in 1911 after the demolition of the old bridge. During the second world war the allies bombed the bridge almost daily, yet it sustained only minor damage. Finally when the allies were about to invade Cologne the Germans blew it up themselves, presumably out of spite. It was rebuilt...

The Cathedral

The Kölner Dom is officially dedicated to St. Peter, which is lucky given that three of the other apostles specifically mention that changing money and running a gift shop in a church is absolutely sacrilegious. I consider myself somewhat of a godless heathen, and those who know me well can attest to my love of...

Cologne Zoo

Founded in 1860 the Cologne zoo is apparently internationally renowned, a fact I only learned from hearing them repeatedly claim it. The baboons inhabit a massive little monkey town that seems to be at the epicenter of most every walking path. The placement of the baboons is somewhat unfortunate given that they are some of...