Courtyard Bochum Stadtpark :-
In the heart of the Ruhr and adjacent to the wedding venue Gastronomie im Stadtpark Bochum, you will find the Courtyard by Marriott Bochum Stadtpark. It is located just a few minutes to the highway as well as to the musical Starlight Express, which provides the opportunity to spend a break in the Ruhr or to enjoy entertainment after a stressful conference. Furthermore, the hotel offers upscale accommodation with Marriott's fluffy bedding and state-of-the-art communication technologies such as Wireless-Lan and High Speed Internet Access. Our meeting and conference facilities are the best location to arrange small meetings for up to 50 people. The Industrial Heritage Trail in the Ruhr offers hands-on history in the literal sense of the word. It leads visitors along a 400 km, signposted road and a 700 km network of cycling trails to the highlights and hidden treasures of industrial heritage, thereby enabling visitors to make an exciting foray into 150 years of industrial history
Wedding Trivia: ENGAGEMENT RING In 860 A.D., Pope Nicholas I decreed that an engagement ring become a required statement of nuptial intent. He insisted that engagement rings had to be made of gold which signified a financial sacrifice on the part of the prospective husband.