Aachen, my Hometown in the eighth century Residence of Charlemagne the father of Europe.

North side of the pilgrimage church and former imperial abbey in Aachen - Kornelimünster. One can do a nice walk by the place.
Kornelimünster is since 1972 a Part of the town from Aachen. The historic center was not destroyed in the World War II. Therefore, most of the buildings at the present time stand under monument-protection.
The "Katschhof" is the importend Place between town hall and the aachen cathedral. At the end of the season is the meeting point of the best pole vaulters here in Aachen on this spectacular place. Once again they want her on the Katschhof to show ...
The central marketplace in Aachen will be dominated by the historic town hall. The left Tower of the Town Hall is the Granusturm, he dates back to Carolingian times. A rare sight, snow in the center of Aachen.
In 1827 the Elisenbrunnen was initiated. A representative building should be established to present the famous healing water of the thermal spring. Friedrich Schinkel revised the plans of the Aachener architects Cremer, so that also in this buildi...
The chapel of Santa Maria in the snow is located in the forest of Hermitage near Kornelimünster. The chapel was built in the year 1658 AD. Today the chapel is a popular destination for excursions.
The Cyclops's stones in the Aachen wood. Directly located on the Belgian border, highlight even today, in which in the last ice age ended once the icy ground. During earlier centuries nobody could explain itself how such gigantic stones had come t...
The Cyclops's stones in the Aachen wood. Directly located on the Belgian border, highlight even today, in which in the last ice age ended once the icy ground. During earlier centuries nobody could explain itself how such gigantic stones had come t...
It was a windy winter evening in the year 2009. The redesigned Elisen garden has just completed. The Aachen people have him back, their beloved Elisen Garden in the heart of the city. Precisely the right time to make a panorama. Now everything is ...
Kornelimünster is since 1972 a Part of the town from Aachen. The historic center was not destroyed in the World War II. Therefore, most of the buildings at the present time stand under monument-protection. Today the former abbot's Garden is create...
Kornelimünster is since 1972 a Part of the town from Aachen. The historic center was not destroyed in the World War II. Therefore, most of the buildings at the present time stand under monument-protection.The old imperial abbey in Kornelimünster i...
Kornelimünster is since 1972 a Part of the town from Aachen. The historic center was not destroyed in the World War II. Therefore, most of the buildings at the present time stand under monument-protection. In the old imperial abbey is today a museum.
The Domhof is the forecourt in front of the Aachen Cathedral. The Aachen Cathedral goes back to Charlemagne also kown Charls the Great. The core of the cathedral was built in the years 786 to 805. An accurate date of completion is not known.
The sun just sets, evening fog climbs up and dips everything in a difuses light. We are in the south of the town of Aachen. Behind a mechanical engineering factory you have a look at this winter landscape.
Kornelimünster is since 1972 a Part of the town from Aachen. The historic center was not destroyed in the World War II. Therefore, most of the buildings at the present time stand under monument-protection. In the old imperial abbey is today a museum.