Living cheek-by-jowl as people in Aachen and the entire German/Belgian/Dutch border region do has produced many things in common down the years – things you wouldn’t really find elsewhere. Some even talk in this respect of a historic pan-European DNA shared across national boundaries by the people found in the Meuse/Rhine “Euregio” area.
Dr. Jürgen Linden, Lord Mayor of Aachen (1989 – 2009) and Spokesman of the Board of Directors of the Association for Award of the International Charlemagne Prize of the City of Aachen
Charlemagne in space
To boldly go where no emperor has gone before. Charlemagne ...
The devil’s thumb in Aachen cathedral
The devil, as we know, is in the detail. And ...
When in Aachen, do as the Romans did!
Your desk is snowed under, your diary’s awash, your car’s ...
A hall for all
A hall for all! No matter whether you’re an Aachener ...
Where 3 nations meet
Cities galore right next door
6 a.m. and the sun’s up! Fancy a stroll by ...
In the dark, all cats look grey. The ones here ...