Beautiful banners are coming to every article and you can help!
Check out our guidelines and learn how to create your own!

Difference between revisions of "Koblenz"

From Wikitravel
Jump to: navigation, search
(See: Formatting)
(Sleep)
Line 24: Line 24:
 
==Sleep==  
 
==Sleep==  
 
The ''****-Rhein-Hotel Diehl's Terrassen'' is situated directly at the Rhine, below the Ehrenbreitstein castle, with a view of the ''Deutsches Eck'' from every room. Unfortunately, only a few metres from a busy railway. ([http://www.diehls-hotel.de/ Diehl's hotel])
 
The ''****-Rhein-Hotel Diehl's Terrassen'' is situated directly at the Rhine, below the Ehrenbreitstein castle, with a view of the ''Deutsches Eck'' from every room. Unfortunately, only a few metres from a busy railway. ([http://www.diehls-hotel.de/ Diehl's hotel])
 +
 +
A youth hostel is located at castle "Festung Ehrenbreitstein". From there you have a nice view over Koblenz (http://old.web02.djh.de/international/html/index_map.jsp?ID=9).
 +
 
==Get out==  
 
==Get out==  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 00:45, 6 May 2006

Koblenz is a city in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate in the Federal Republic of Germany. Koblenz has approx. 108,000 inhabitants; the surrounding area accounts for approx. 400,000 people in total.

Contents

Get in

By plane

Koblenz is located within one hour travelling time of three major German airports:

  • Frankfurt, which is a main European hub and home of Lufthansa (rates will be comparably expensive),
  • Frankfurt-Hahn, which is a hub of the low-cost airline Ryanair and
  • Cologne, which is served by major airlines and low-cost carriers as HLX, Germanwings, EasyJet.

By train

Koblenz can easily be reached by train, for example from the Frankfurt/Mainz area, Cologne area or Trier.

By car

Three German motorways lead to Koblenz: A3, A48 and A61.

Get around

See

  • Deutsches Eck. This spot (the name means German Corner in German) is where the Mosel River meets the Rhein River. The tip of the park is shaped like a ship's prow, overlooked by an enormous equestrian statue of Kaiser Wilhelm mounted on an equally-huge stone base that you can climb for a great view of the rivers and opposite shore castle.

Do

Watch Soccer at the Oberwerth-Stadium and see TuS Koblenz [1]

Buy

Koblenz has a big shopping center (Löhr-Center) with some 130 shops, located in the city centre.

Eat

  • Excellent regional Wine and Food you'll find at Wirtshaus Alt Coblenz [2].

Drink

Sleep

The ****-Rhein-Hotel Diehl's Terrassen is situated directly at the Rhine, below the Ehrenbreitstein castle, with a view of the Deutsches Eck from every room. Unfortunately, only a few metres from a busy railway. (Diehl's hotel)

A youth hostel is located at castle "Festung Ehrenbreitstein". From there you have a nice view over Koblenz (http://old.web02.djh.de/international/html/index_map.jsp?ID=9).

Get out

External links

This article is still a stub and needs your attention. It does not have a template. Please plunge forward and help it grow!

Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

In other languages