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"Named European Capital of Culture for 2010" Top 5 Page for this destination Essen Favorite Tip by BillNJ

Essen General: 10 reviews and 11 photos

Favorite thing: The EU Commission has selected Essen as the "European Capital of Culture" for the year 2010. Essen applied for the entire Ruhr region, the industrial heart of Germany.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated May 31, 2008
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