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Carnival 2016 in Düsseldorf: „Scharf wie Mostert“

... is this year’s motto of Düsseldorf’s carnival – which freely translated means something to the effect of “spicy like Düsseldorfer mustard“. Düsseldorf, together with Cologne and Mainz, is one of the three strongholds of the Rhenish carnival. Between Hoppeditz's awakening (Hoppeditz is the symbol for Düsseldorf’s carnival) on 11 November 2015 and Ash Wednesday on 10 February 2016, more than 300 carnival meetings and fancy-dress balls will take place in Düsseldorf. The real carnival, however,...

Family Airxperience: Winter Joy

At the family airxperience “Winter Joy“ on 07 February, the airport offers fun, adventure and action for the entire family from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Activity modules on the topic of winter sport delight children and adults alike. The children’s theatre takes you into a magical world, and the DUS Express train will take you through the terminal. You will find more details on the programme and the specials - online at  Admission is free.

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Düsseldorf Alt beer culture: Zum Schlüssel

In the heart of the Düsseldorf Old Town (Altstadt), the traditional brewery “Zum Schlüssel“ has been extending an invitation to cosy get-togethers and just feeling good for more than 160 years. This has made it to a symbol for the Düsseldorf Alt beer culture. Enjoyment and quality are of great importance. Both, the managing director and the master brewer are certified beer sommeliers. The brewing process itself, which has taken place manually according to old methods of top-fermenting for many...

With the night watchman through the Düsseldorf Altstadt (Old Town)

“Listen people and let me tell you …..“ This resounded through the towns centuries ago, when the night watchmen set out to make their nightly rounds. That time is coming to life again – namely with the night watchman tours of Düsseldorf Marketing & Tourismus. When the day slowly draws to an end, the romantic alleys of the Düsseldorf Altstadt (Old Town) are atmospherically illuminated by the glow of the lanterns. This is the ideal time for the night watchman tours through the historic...

Buena Vista Social Club in the Palito

Enjoying the flair of the Buena Vista Social Club, you can dine on tapas, steaks and grilled fish here. Unique in Düsseldorf is the grill-oven, which is fired with charcoal in the open kitchen. This is the reason for the very special flavour of the South American specialities. The cocktail bar here in the Palito is an additional highlight. Colourful cocktails are prepared here with freshly pressed juices and according to original recipes.

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