photo by Harold R. Senthee, via his Flickr photostream
That’s an inter-city express train in the foreground and the Cologne Cathedral dominating the background in this photo that nicely marries the modern age with the Middle Ages — construction of the Cathedral began in 1248 but the building as seen above didn’t take its final form until 1880.
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