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Fastnachtsbrunnen

Gulichplatz, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Beautiful fountain,stunning location.

We came across this superb fountain as we were wandering around the Old Town ( Alstadt ) heading... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2017
Neil K
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Sweet and worth a linger while strolling through this wonderful city.

The following says it all: our photo of the necking couple was by far the most "liked" of all our... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2017
Ben H
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good16%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 29, 2017
“Beautiful fountain,stunning location.”
Apr 28, 2017
“Sweet and worth a linger while strolling through this wonderful city.”
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Gulichplatz, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We came across this superb fountain as we were wandering around the Old Town ( Alstadt ) heading to the Christmas Markets and what a great find. It's an interesting looking fountain with dancing figures carved onto the base of the fountain and a cherub...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

The following says it all: our photo of the necking couple was by far the most "liked" of all our Cologne facebook photos. The faces are joyous and loving, and left us with a smile and warm feeling about this town.

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

There's absolutely nothing positive to say about this fountain. It's ugly and neglected. You can have a 5-second look at it while visiting the nearby Fragrance museum, but that's about it.

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

The fountain is tucked away in one of the side streets of the old town. It was built at the beginning of the 20th century as a symbol of Carnival at Cologne. It is in the form of cylindrical basin surrounded by dancing and kissing...More

Thank acorna
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