Just 20 years ago, Ehrenfeld in northwestern Köln was still considered a drab workers’ suburb. Today, it’s a flourishing residential and start-up hub attracting young families and creatives with its charming yet convenient mixture of modernity and tradition. Whether you take a stroll on the central Venloer Strasse with its jolly jumble of Turkish kebab takeaways and pubs serving the city’s pride and glory Kölsch brew, or lose yourself in the thriving Körnerstrasse with heaps of trendy shops and cafés, Ehrenfed has an undeniable sense of community…
Julia Wülfing’s apartment
Wülfing’s cosy kitchen
Designer Julia Wülfing
Van Dyck café
The home of Herrenbude owner Achim Schmitz
The owners of TØNDEL have been living in Ehrenfeld for 10 years
Utensil’s eccentric product range
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