Sidestreets of Düsseldorf and Cologne
“Facebook just sounds like a drag. In my day, seeing pictures of people’s vacations was considered a punishment.” – Betty White
Consider this yours. You’ve done something. I don’t know what, but you’ve done something to deserve this.
It’s no secret that my love for side streets has blossomed since I’ve moved to Europe. Winding, partially hidden, and full of secrets like overlooked boutiques and architectural treasures. Here, some shots of side streets in Düsseldorf:
My friend, Hans, says that after World War II, many of the older buildings in Germany were bombed as punishment. These blocks in the Altstadt are some of the oldest remaining ones in Düsseldorf.
Is there anything lovelier than a cobblestone street?
I bet you thought we were done. Fat chance, bad boy.
Now look at side streets of Cologne:
Consider yourself properly punished.
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