Bochum is around 9 miles from all the bars, restaurants and action of downtown Essen, Germany.
There's an abundance of excellent attractions waiting to be discovered in Essen. Three of the best are the Museum Kunstpalast, Duesseldorf City Hall and Rhine Tower.
Have a blast finding out about our planet as you explore the stimulating exhibits and displays at Deutsches Bergbau-Museum. There's a good collection of hotels to choose from just a short commute away. The Mercure Hotel Bochum City and TOP acora Hotel und Wohnen are excellent options. Starlight Express Theater is a fantastic place to discover a play or show. Some accommodation options to look into near here are the Renaissance Bochum Hotel and Courtyard by Marriott Bochum Stadtpark.
More economical hotel and apartment choices include the ACHAT Premium Dortmund/Bochum and BOLA Kulturhostel - Hostel.
Check out the Petul Apart Hotel "Am Ruhrbogen" if you're keen on staying in one of Bochum's more upmarket hotels.
If you're craving a shot of caffeine to help you get through all that exploring, Bistro & Cafe Vincent is among the leading places in Bochum to get your fix. If something heartier is in order, try the recommended Pizzeria Abbiamo for a leisurely meal. When darkness falls, it's time to experience the bars! A treasured local haunt is Linie 5.
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