Baedeker is proud to add this exciting new title to its innovative series. This superb full-colour, illustrated guide to Cologne features 3D laminated cut-outs to show you the key sights in perspective and a large, fully-indexed, pull-out map. Additional detailed maps and plans can also be found throughout the guide, clearly pin-pointing the best places to stay and the top places to eat and drink. At the heart of the guide is a wealth of comprehensive information, written by experts, on the sights and top attractions in an easy-to-read A-Z format. In-depth background information covers history, art and architecture, music, culture and more, whilst special feature pages throughout the guide cover topics of particular interest, such as 'Jewels of Romanesque Architecture' and 'Cologne's Traditional Pubs'. Practical travel tips are also included, covering accommodation and food and drink for all budgets, entertainment, shopping, activities for children, transport and health, not to mention some insider tips for travellers with disabilities, those saving money, or for those who desire a unique travel experience. There are also three recommended tours covering the best routes available, specially designed to ensure you get the most from this lively and interesting city. The plastic wallet allows you to keep the guide and map together and ensures that both will survive in all weather. Baedeker - setting a new standard in 21st century travel guide publishing.