Essen’s medieval Dom is an island of quiet engulfed by the commercialism of pedestrianised Kettwiger Strasse, the main shopping strip....
The former coal-washing plant provides an edgy setting for the Ruhr Museum. Exhibits span the history of the Ruhr Region in an easily...
Jugglers, acrobats, ventriloquists and other artistes seize the stage.
People sharing laughs over dinner are a common sight at this jungly sanctuary where meat is a no-no and organic produce standard. Dishes...
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Alte Synagoge information
East of the cathedral, the grand Alte Synagoge miraculously survived WWII largely intact. A memorial site since 1980, it is a Jewish cultural centre and meeting place. It's worth wandering in.