Leipzig at Christmas

It’s Christmas: the most beautiful Christmas markets in Leipzig

Sparkling, glittering and magical – Leipzig is a heavenly place at Christmas. The city and surrounding region lights up, the delicious scents from warming food fills the air and bright, crisp days put a smile on everyone’s face. Here’s our ultimate guide to the best Christmas markets in Leipzig and the surrounding region, ready for…

Vegan Leipzig

Leipzig is the holy grail of German cities for vegans – hailed the country’s most vegan-friendly city by PETA. Here’s your ultimate guide to the vegan establishments of Leipzig. Shopping Snacks Restaurants Sweet tooth Vegan Atlas of Leipzig Shopping If you’re cooking for yourself while staying in Leipzig, or need to pick up some vegan…

WGT Wave Gotik Treffen Leipzig Guide

Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2018: Leipzig Guide and Festival Guide

Every year, the streets of Leipzig are swarming with people dressed in black. All of a sudden, a black tram line starts operating, the shops in the city center start dressing their windows in black and the newspapers’ headlines are all “Leipzig is black”. What’s going on? Wave Gotik Treffen is back in town! “WGT”…

10 reasons why you should visit Leipzig

From the music of Bach to well-known techno-venues, to a free-spirited modern-day creative community, it’s easy to see why Goethe used to call Leipzig “little Paris”. Here are 10 reasons you should visit Leipzig. Incredible history Leipzig and art go hand in hand Music from Bach to Wagner Young and creative Leipzig Forest and lakes …