For a brief century in the high middle ages Cologne was at the center of Europe. The cultural pull of the city was immense and cities as far away as Antwerp and Strasbourg would feel its influence. This guide takes you to largest examples of this North-Rhenish - Colognian style of Romanesque architecture.
For centuries after Charlemagne built his capital in Aachen, Emperors of the Holy Roman Empire would pilgrimage to the city. With this guide, travel in the footsteps of Germany's greatest medieval Emperors on the Imperial road between Frankfurt and Aachen.