Düsseldorf is the capital of the Northrhine-Westfalia area with a population of about 500,000 people. Early 7th and 8th century fishing villages existed along the Rhine River where the city of Düsseldorf is today. The first written mention of the city can be dated back to the 12th cenutry and it slowly grew into an important European city.
From the Düsseldorf Travel Guide
Breakfasts good. Room basic but comfortable but with horrible rubber mattress protector. Volume control on TV was broken and remote control didn't work. Reception helpfulness was patchy, they don't seem able to cope with incoming calls to guest bedrooms and phone didn't work for outgoing calls even to reception desk. Shower a bit feeble. ... more
friendly place, given a map of the area. Bit noisy though if you are on the street side. ... more
Brussels/Maastricht/Paris to Athens
Well it's pretty much on the other side of Europe. The best thing would be to catch a flight from Cologne or Düsseldorf Airport, just across the border in Germany. (or because you mention them from Paris or Brussels), check www.flightassistent.com to look for your options. check www.bahn.de (go ...
that you should not miss is Düsseldorf - partying around the Carneval season is just as hard there. Maybe you could go to Cologne for Rose Monday and to Düsseldorf on Violet Tuesday? Check out the Alt beer in Düsseldorf. From Cologne it would then be easy to go to Berlin and Prague. Let me know if you have more ...
traveled to Helsinki from Düsseldorf last year, and i also found AirBerlin as the cheapest company. ...