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SMS Monday Evening Celebration - October 13, 2008

Conference attendees will have opportunities to see Cologne during one of the best times of the year. There are numerous must-see attractions for anyone who has never been to Germany's fourth largest city.

On Monday, October 13, the SMS will host a dinner cruise on the Rhine River as well as a guided tour and organ concert in the Cologne Cathedral. Afterwards, attendees will be able to walk back through the city's Old Town.


Boat pickup at Hotel Maritim dock (MS Rhein Energie)
Dinner and Cruise on Rhine River
Boat docks, short walk to Cathedral
Guided Tour and Organ Concert at Cathedral *
Leisurely walk to the hotel through Cologne Old Town

* Shuttle Bus will be available to the hotel at the end of the concert.

Photos of the Rhine River Cruise

The MS RheinEnergie measures ninety metres in length and 19 metres wide with 3 decks and a generous sundeck .

Click for more information on the MS RheinEnergie

The unique catamaran has a generous seating capacity between 400 and 1,400 guests as well as three bars on the main and upper decks and another on the sundeck.

The ship features a sophisticated sound and lighting system.

All boat photos are provided courtesy of MS RheinEnergie

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