Essen, European Green Capital 2017

Can you imagine a city with mining and industrial past is now one of the greenest cities in Europe? The European Green Capital Award 2017 was given to a German city Essen which was one of the country’s most important coal and steel centers before.

Visitors can fully experience the transformation heading to the visitor platform of the Ruhr Museum changed by a coal washing plant. There, you can witness the massive greens in Essen. Next, Krupp Park is another symbol of of their work on making the city green.

Visit Essen and see the magic 🙂

Green Hotels in Essen:

ATLANTIC Congress Hotel Essen

Now showing Photo, Lobby at Atlantic Congress Hotel Essen

The Atlantic Congress Hotel Essen is a superior business hotel in Essen’s Ruettenscheid district, near to the Congress Centre and other conference venues. The ATLANTIC food is located directly at the Grugapark Essen. As well as the city itself, this property try their best to cut down CO2 emissions and avoid wastes.

ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof

The newly renovated ibis Essen is located in the city center, near the main train station. This property’s sustainable department takes care of the green actions to protect the environment.

Holiday Inn Express Essen – City Centre


This property located in Essen’s western district and situated on a green park with children’s playground. The western district was shaped historically by large contiguous industrial areas of the companies Krupp and AEG-Kanis. And do care about the environment as the guests do.

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