Centro Oberhausen Once you have settled down in your new environment and are ready to explore the cities around Duisburg, I would recommend a trip to the Centro in Oberhausen-Sterkrade, which is a huge shopping mall with 170 shops mainly for young adults. The opening times are Monday-Saturday from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. Every … Continue reading Shopping Mall: Centro Oberhausen
With your NRW-Ticket you´re allowed, using every public service vehicle like busses, subways, interurban-trains and trams in all cities in NRW! It´s also possible to take trains beginning with the letters RE or RB, followed by a number like for example the RE1 or RB48 (a list of all RE´s and RB´s is listed below). These trains are much faster than the usual urban railways and connect the different cities and areas in North Rhine-Westphalia.
The app is from the Deutsche Bahn, the german train company. An alternative would be “VRR App”.
Some free spots which you can visit if you get bored and you want to get out of the hotel. These spots are nice to see for people who like to go for a walk or take some nice pictures at night, when the sights are lighted in different colors.
You can reach every destination in North Rhine-Westphalia by public transportation. Especially in the Ruhrgebiet the railway network is very dense. But be aware that the “Deutsche Bahn” is usually late. So if you have appointments, plan some extra time for travelling.
Cologne (in German „Köln“) is with more than one million citizens the largest city in North Rhine-Westphalia (Federal state of Germany) and the 4th largest city in Germany. It was founded more than 2000 Years ago by the Romans and is located at the river Rhine.
Germany is a country, which is still dominated by cash payments. You will be able to pay cash in all shops or ticket machines. You find ATMs in all main train stations and all airports and in all branch banks, which are spread around the city.
In addition to public transportation, you can easily reach your destination by taxi. You will not find as many taxis on the streets as in other major cities in the world, but it is still very convenient to use taxis in Germany.
During your stay in Duisburg you might want to see some of the most commonly known cities in Germany or its neighboring countries. For example, Munich, Hamburg, Berlin or Brussels are all cities worth visiting.
Movie Park Germany is one of the biggest amusement parks in Germany. Precisely, it is a theme park with real movie studios (which you can visit). Its five themed zones feature several rollercoasters, spectacular Hollywood-inspired live shows and a lot of different attractions from the world of film.