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Essen, the cultural heart of the Rhur region

Essen, the cultural heart of the Rhur region

Essen is located in Rhur region, in western part of Germany. It is today a thriving city, where major companies are present. Essen is the center of the Discovery Area RUHR Art & Creativity. The city is a perfect destination for short holidays.

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Don’t miss a visit to the following landmarks when you are in Essen: Zeche Zollverein, Folkwang museum, Villa Hugel, Aalto Opera-House, Essener Munster Cathedral, St Ludgerus Basilica, Kettwing historical district and the old town of Werden. The Zollverein is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the highlights of the Ruhr Area.

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Essen to paris to switzerland I want to go to paris from essen on 4th july morning. Will Stay in paris. then will go from paris to basel on 6th july morning to enter into Switzerland. Visit different places inSwitzerland. Will stay for 4 days upto 9th july. Early morning on (...)

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Essen to amsterdam to paris to interlaken to rome My brother and I are planning a trip from aug 8-aug 20th. We are planning to start in Essen, germany and go to amsterdam from there. From Amsterdam go to paris, interlaken, and then rome. We were wondering what would be the best train ticket (...)

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