In this week’s virtual travel series, German diplomat Niels von Redecker shares 10 reasons why he loves his hometown Bonn. From architecture to history to culture and natural beauty, this city on the Rhine is one that everyone should experience at least once!
Sweet childhood memories
Like the smell of licorice on the hockey playgrounds in Dottendorf, a southern part of town, right opposite of the original Haribo factory.
An endless promenade along both sides of the river Rhine – perfect for hour-long runs, skates or bike rides.
“Rhine in flames”
Year by year, this is the biggest event on the Middle Rhine – spectacular bonfires, reflections and echoes!