In dryer times, this is a perfect place for enjoying one’s self right aside the legendary German river. During winter floods probably as well, depending on nautical skills.

Riverside café in Düsseldorf during a flood.

This café is right at the gate to to the Altstadt…

Passage between Düsseldorf's Altstadt and the Rhine riverside, during a winter flood.

… and thus at a quite flooding-prone location. Where usually tourists flow between the river and the inner city, …

Flood barrier at the gate to Düsseldorf's Altstadt.

… flood water is kept from doing the same by a massive barrier.



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