Dusseldorf

The favourite city guide for expats, internationals & business travellers

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Welcome to Düsseldorf and Amazing Dusseldorf, the English language guide with all that’s needed to assist expats and internationals living or working in the city.

A weekly original movie update for Düsseldorf reveals English language films of many genres. Catch an early release in the Ruhr with the weekly update of movies in Ruhr cinemas too. Enjoy!

The fresh new design of Amazing Capitals launched in Valencia will be rolled out to Düsseldorf in 2019.

 

Events in Düsseldorf

With excellent exhibitions in many art venues and museums and fascinating events almost every month, the kaleidoscope of things to do in Düsseldorf is surprising. Carnival, the Fun Fair, Christmas markets, Japanese and French festivals and the Altstadt all attract the crowds.

OV Movies and Films in Düsseldorf

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Front doors of Cinema movie theatre
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Original language movies in Düsseldorf October 10-16: English: Joker, Gemini Man, Munch 150, Skin, And Now for Something Completely Different, Sneak Preview, Adhyaksha In America, Midsommar, The Goldfinch, Ad Astra, Rambo: Last Blood, Downton Abbey, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, The Lion King.

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Ferris Wheel

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The big wheel by night with bright lights in Düsseldorf
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The "Wheel of Vision" is an impressive structure placed on the Burgplatz next to both the Rhine promenade and the old town (Altstadt). Forty two capsules offer spectacular views across the river, the town as well as the Christmas markets and decorations during the dark evening hours.

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Ice Rink DEG Winter World

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Ice skaters and Christmas revellers will adore the new DEG Winter World ice rink on the Königsallee for the first time this year. For beginners and the practiced, young and older skaters alike, a full 1700 square metres of smooth icy surface offer plenty of space as well as an opportunity to enjoy this impressive location.

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Breuninger

A view of the fashion emporia building at Kö Bogen of Breuninger in Düsseldorf
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Breuninger inspires with a magnificent shopping experience in their stunning downtown location between Königsallee and Hofgarten. Fashion, accessories, shoes, beauty and cuisine are offered with friendly, professional service across a sales area of over 15,000 square metres in the impressive Kö-Bogen.

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Essentials and the new eBook

When moving to a new home in Germany, a few regulations need to be followed. Germany has rules for everything and, as they say, if it isn't regulated then it's not permitted. A few insights and relevant information are packaged in the new eBook. Designed especially to assist the transition to a new home in Düsseldorf.

Utilities in Düsseldorf

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Power, gas, water and waste disposal can all be ordered separately. Local utilities corporations offer complete services, while a few national giants and lower priced competitors also vie for business. Confusing tariffs are abundant.

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ISR International School on the Rhine

Students at the ISR in Neuss
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ISR International School on the Rhine a short drive from the centre of Düsseldorf is an accredited, private and international all-day school starting at Kindergarten. Many choose ISR because the academic program prepares students for the world-wide renowned International Baccalaureate or IB.

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International School of Düsseldorf

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ISD inspires their students to be confident, creative and critical thinkers. They work together to challenge and support all their students to be successful and responsible in an evolving world. The International School of Düsseldorf is an international community of learners.

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International School Ruhr

several students in the park
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The International School Ruhr in Essen offers an exciting new environment for educating international children from countries across the globe. For many expat and German executives, the availability of a school geared towards international requirements is essential when choosing a base to live and to work.

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Bike

Düsseldorf is rather easy to navigate on a bicycle. Official paths for cycling can be recognised by their typical red colour and can be found throughout the city. One-way streets that show a sign with a bike and the word free (frei) may be used against the flow of traffic.

Meerbusch

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In close vicinity to the state capital of Düsseldorf, eight districts are gathered together to form a unique place called Meerbusch. Stylish neighbourhoods reveal elegant boutiques and interesting stores. Marvellous restaurants combine with an eclectic mix of traditional places.

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Nature Reserves

Walking in and around the countryside near Düsseldorf, numerous signs can be seen declaring a nature conservation area (Naturschutzgebiet). The protection and preservation of flora and fauna, ecosystems and endangered species is high on the agenda in the region and across Germany.

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Rivers in Düsseldorf

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Two rivers flow through Düsseldorf. The Rhine is one of the longest rivers and one of the most important waterways in Europe. The Düssel is one of the shortest with its most visible stretch flowing down the Königsallee and around the Köbogen to the Hofgarten.

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Amazing Capitals Valencia

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Amazing Capitals Valencia is the latest in the portfolio of online location guide dedicated to the local expat community. A mosaic of aspects comes together on this English language eGuide published by a perpetual expat. Friendly Valencia boasts beautiful architecture, a vibrant atmosphere and a stunning beach.

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