About the city of Duisburg
Duisburg is located in North Rhine-Westphalia directly at the mouth of the Ruhr, which flows into the Rhine there. The city belongs to the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region and covers an area of ??almost 233 km². Here live around 492,000 inhabitants. Duisburg has become known for its inland port in the Ruhrort district, which is referred to as the world's largest inland port. Economically Duisburg is characterized by the traditional iron and steel industry. However, the once gloomy cityscape has changed very positively today.
For a city break you will find in Duisburg a variety of attractions. The Stadttheater is very popular in a park-like complex or the Mercatorhalle, which is used in the city center as an event and exhibition hall. Interesting are the numerous industrial monuments, which are illuminated colorfully at night. For Kurzweil provide in Duisburg several cafes, bars and nightclubs. But also the gastronomy with simple to upscale restaurants is strongly represented here. You do not have to do without a visit to a casino here in Duisburg.
The city is easily accessible by rail and via the dense motorway network of North Rhine-Westphalia. For a city trip to Duisburg a prior hotel reservation is recommended.
Duisburg as an event and trade fair city
Every year several events take place in Duisburg. This also includes the trade fair events, such as the health fair, the game fair Spiel Doch !, which deals with board game novelties. You can also taste delicious wines at the Wine Fair Baden-Württemberg Classics. In addition, the city hosts the job fair and the trade fair for education and study Vocatium Duisburg. Other trade fair events include, for example, the fishing fair and the Bauen & Wohnen fair. These trade fairs take place at different locations in Duisburg. They are gladly carried out in the Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord or in the CityPalais.
Book a hotel in Duisburg
For a city trip or a business trip, you can find a variety of accommodation in Duisburg. For a hotel reservation, the Ibis Budget Duisburg City offers at the inner harbor. This is located in the immediate vicinity of the famous Mercatorhalle. But also in the Intercity Hotel you can reach this hall within walking distance. You can use the subway to get to all parts of the city within a few minutes. Between Duisburg and Dusseldorf the Hotel Landhaus Milser am Rahmersee can be recommended. This 4-star hotel offers gourmet Italian cuisine and a piano bar. Wi-Fi is offered in this hotel for free. For many guests the Hotel Ramor Garni is popular. Here you start your day with a rich breakfast buffet. Spacious rooms with cable TV can also be found here, as well as free Wi-Fi. When it comes to a pleasant stay in Duisburg, you should book your suitable hotel here.