The Magnificent Cologne Cathedral
The city of Cologne, Germany, holds one of the most magnificent cathedrals in all of Europe. Approaching the city, the spires of the church are visible for miles.
My daughter and I boarded a train from northern Germany – just across the border from our friends’ home in the Netherlands. The cathedral came into view long before we were to arrive at the train station. We watched as it slowly grew larger, expecting to follow it the entire trip.
As we got closer, though, the building was hidden from us – the angle of the train making it impossible to see. Finally, we arrived at the station...