Rhine-Ruhr

The regional life guide for busy expats

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Amazing Rhine Ruhr is the expat guide in the heart of NRW which gives an overview of regional guides with specific information for international business professionals relocating and visiting. Presently, local sites are available for Düsseldorf, Neuss and the Ruhr.

 

Light Weeks in Essen

The Essen Light Weeks create a magical atmosphere through the city centre. Generally presenting a multi-facetted picture of a particular partner country under the motto of "Europe in Essen", magnificent bright displays hang above the heads of people strolling by.

Christmas Markets in the Ruhr, Germany

Christmas market around church in Hattingen, Germany
© Ruhr Tourismus

A flying Santa, the world’s largest Christmas tree, woodland Christmas village, impressive illuminations and diverse events are highlights. Fortunately for expats and tourists, the Ruhr Metropolis reveals probably the highest density of Christmas markets in the world. A delightful, highly popular German tradition.

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boot Düsseldorf

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Surfer on indoor wave pool
© Messe Düsseldorf

boot Düsseldorf is the largest trade fair in the world for experiencing 360° water sports. January 2018 will see exhibition space increase yet again to set a new standard. Visitors will be spoilt for choice with well over 1,800 participants, desirable craft, extended flatwater pool, relaxing beats, delicious drinks and bargain equipment.

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Breuninger

A view of the fashion emporia building at Kö Bogen of Breuninger in Düsseldorf
© Breuninger

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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Ice Rink DEG Winter World

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© holzrichterkommunikation

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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Christmastime Trip to the Ruhr Region

© Ruhr Tourismus / Thomas Winkler

Experience the true German Christmas tradition this year at a marvellous Christmas market in the Ruhr Metropolis. Stand below an imposing 45 metre high tree and taste the scent of Yuletide a mere one hour flight from many of Europe's airports. All possible on a magical Christmastime trip to the Ruhr.

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Jobs in Düsseldorf

The economy in Germany as a whole and specifically Düsseldorf is buoyant with numbers of residents in full employment traditionally high. Düsseldorf attracts as an administrative centre for national and international companies, which is reflected in the volume of commuters from neighbourníng regions.

ISR Info Day

Young students at the ISR International School Rhine
© ISR

Parents and students are welcome to attend the next ISR International Info Day on December 9. Learn all about the school's academic program and extracurricular activities offered on their modern campus just a few minutes from downtown Düsseldorf. Education from kindergarden to grade 12.

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International School of Düsseldorf

Cartwheel sculpture of the ISD international school düsseldorf
© ISD

Choosing a school for your child is a big undertaking and one of the most important factors in relocating. The ISD fully understands this and welcomes you and your child in a truly international community which supports positive and cooperative working relationships between students, teachers and parents.

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International School Ruhr

several students and teachers in classroom
© Debora Berge

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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ISR International School on the Rhine

Students at the ISR in Neuss
© ISR

ISR - International School on the Rhine in Neuss 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, simply known as IB.

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THINK Global School

Students of THINK Global School with elephant
© Think Global School

Living and learning in four countries a year, a THINK Global School education combines an academically rigorous project-based learning curriculum, a competitive 1:5 faculty/student ratio, student-driven and technology-forward teaching philosophies and integrated service learning to create a 360º educational experience.

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Economic Development Düsseldorf

With a combination of pro-business policies, low costs and a skilled workforce, Düsseldorf is the perfect location for investors. The Office of Economic Development offer "plug and play" services while expats form an integral part of a population that has grown by 22,000 over the past few years.

Neuss Düsseldorfer Häfen

Harbour scene with barge docked in Düsseldorf
© Neuss Düsseldorfer Häfen

The company's intelligent world of logistics offers cleverly combined services at ports in Neuss and Düsseldorf, Krefeld and Cologne. Beyond ports and waterways, rail haulage enables Neuss Düsseldorfer Häfen to offer a trimodal combination of efficient and low impact forms of transportation of goods.

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Meerbusch

© Stadt Meerbusch

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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Ruhr Meeting

Outdoor view of the structures of the Zeche Zollverein
© Ruhr Tourismus / Lueger

Meetings, incentives, conferences, events, MICE, is a global industry constantly in search of the right destination. The fascinating Ruhr Metropolis a short distance from the state capital of Düsseldorf is a big player offering unlimited locations and opportunities.

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Economic Development Düsseldorf

View of water and buildings of the harbour in Düsseldorf
© Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf

With a combination of pro-business policies, low costs and a skilled workforce, Düsseldorf is the perfect location for investors. The Office of Economic Development offer "plug and play" services while expats form an integral part of a population that has grown by 22,000 over the past few years.

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Politics

© Amazing Capitals / DeiaGreg

Observers and polls forecast both major and all secondary parties to enter parliament. They expect Merkel to win, albeit with a weakened position. Expect consequences for Germany, the relationship with France and Britain, the EU, the Euro and major global policies.

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