Paderborn is a town situated in the illustrious German region of North Rhine-Westphalia – home of cities such as Dortmund and Cologne among others. Shopping and general amenities are excellent, especially around the Pader Springs area, and the Town Hall is one of the most impressive in the region with its distinct Weser Renaissance styling. The theatre is also a highly active tourist hotspot. Hiring a car in Paderborn is popular due to the close proximity of the major cities of the North Rhine. Car hire in Paderborn is available in the town centre or at most arrival points.