Must-see shopping in Cologne & Northern Rhineland

  • Kauf Dich Glücklich


    With a branch in Berlin, this small indie boutique chain now supplies the same quality threads, accessories and jewellery to Cologne's fashion-forward men…

  • Mayersche Buchhandlung


    Huge bookstore with a cafe, a good range of English-language books and an entire floor dedicated to children's books and toys, complete with carousel and…

  • Poertgen Herder


    Fine selection of English books, as befits a university town.

  • 4711 House of Fragrances


    A classic gift for Grandma is a bottle of eau de cologne, invented in, yes, Cologne in the late 18th century. The most famous is 4711, named after the…