Chocoholics Unite in Cologne, Germany!

You are spoilt for choices at the Cologne Chocolate Museum

Lovely pastel colored buildings and quaint cobblestone streets greet you as you pull into the charming city of Cologne, Germany on an AmaWaterways cruise of the beautiful Rhine River. Although Cologne may look like it dates from medieval times, much of the city was destroyed during WWII and restoration began in the late 1940’s. The famous twin-spired Cologne Cathedral, which took six ... Read Full Article

Memories of Cologne, Germany


When I was little I believed that Cologne, the city, had magically fragrant water. I pictured a city of white spires and towers with flags, because only such a city could be the source of a world famous perfume. Funny how that image actually is not that far from the truth. Cologne is famous for its adopted son, the Italian perfumist Johann Maria Farina, who created Eau de Cologne, and also for ... Read Full Article