Leaving on a jet plane? It will probably land at Maastricht Aachen Airport, a major transportation hub for the area.Best times to visit Aachen
If you're planning a trip to Aachen, consider visiting in December, November and February. Orbitz offers great deals 365 days a year, but during these months, you'll save the most — 30%, 22% and 20%, respectively.Where to eat in Aachen
Few experiences are as satisfying as a good, hearty meal. Luckily, that's easy to find in Aachen — just grab a table at Domkeller, Belvedere water tower, Zum wehrhaften Schmied and Restaurant Elisenbrunnen and tuck in.Shopping in Aachen
If you're hitting the theater, planning a noteworthy night on the town or just hangkering for some shopping while in Aachen, you're in luck. You can pick up a new outfit or two at REWE Supermarkt and SinnLeffers Aachen. Find the perfect accessories or gifts at Lauscher Optik-Uhren-Schmuck and Studio Küpper Juwelier am Holzgraben.
Whether you've broken your headphones or simply left them at home, Media Markt Aachen may have exactly what you're looking for. Don't go without your favorite tunes — pick up some new headphones and other gadgets in Aachen and enjoy that long trip home.Where to eat in Aachen
Few experiences are as satisfying as a good, hearty meal. Luckily, that's easy to find in Aachen — just grab a table at Domkeller, Belvedere water tower, Zum wehrhaften Schmied and Restaurant Elisenbrunnen and tuck in.What to do in Aachen
There are plenty of ways to get out and enjoy yourself in Aachen. If stress-busting is more your thing, Carolus Thermen is an oasis of relaxation and pampering.
If you're looking for something fun to do with the whole family, kick back in the theaters at Cineplex to see action-filled stories play out on the silver screen.
Nightlife in Aachen
After dinner or long days of sightseeing, you can pull up a barstool at Starfish and Hotel Europato enjoy a refreshing cocktail or nightcap. And cutting a rug on the dance floor is always an option.Art and culture in Aachen
Any destination has a roster of must-sees, and museums are usually at the top of the list. In Aachen, for instance, the exhibits at Domschatzkammer and Couven-Museum offer up their cultural and historical insights to visitors.
Sample some of Aachen's best educational offerings, which are hidden between the covers of the books at Stadtbibliothek Aachen.Nightlife in Aachen
After dinner or long days of sightseeing, you can pull up a barstool at Starfish and Hotel Europato enjoy a refreshing cocktail or nightcap. And cutting a rug on the dance floor is always an option.Outdoor activities in Aachen
There are ways to kick back in Aachen beyond its marquee attractions. The open spaces at Gulperberg and FLG Gaspers are great for getting some fresh air and spending time outside.
Aachener Tierpark is a great activity for families and solo travelers alike, offering a chance to see plenty of unique and exotic animals.
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