The 10 best photo spots in Leipzig

A trip to Leipzig without any photos to remember it by? Unimaginable! There are countless beautiful places and buildings in Leipzig. To help you discover the diversity of this beautiful city, we have put together 10 of the best photo spots in Leipzig, aside from the classic sights. 1. Buntgarnwerke 2. Könneritz Bridge 3. Aurelienstraße…

The Leipzig Guide for Thrifty Travellers

Are you a student, backpacker or on a tight travel budget? You don’t have to miss out on a trip to Leipzig. With our tips for thrifty travellers, you can have an unforgettable trip even on a budget. Save on travel: What’s the cheapest way of getting to Leipzig? Save on the hotel: Where can…

Holidays in Leipzig: 10 Tips for a Short Get Away

The kids have been on their long summer holidays since July. You’ve already spent the last few weeks relaxing at home – and now you’ve run out of ideas to kill time? No holiday booked? No problem! There are plenty of opportunities for recreation in Leipzig and the region. With our 10 tips you will…

People paddle a canoe on the Karl Heine Canal and in the background you can see the stilt house, leisure, water city Leipzig, active sports, water sports, industrial architecture

Waterways in Leipzig – Explore the City by Boat

Step onto a boat in Leipzig to experience urban flair, architecture and nature in perfect harmony. Even industrial pioneer Karl Heine saw this connection, admittedly primarily from an economic point of view. His dream was to connect the flourishing city to international waters via a canal. All Leipzig residents and tourists still benefit from his…

9 most original Hotels in Leipzig

For those who like originality, quirkiness and artistic touches in hotel accommodation, Leipzig is the place to visit. From rooms inside former artist studios and converted cars, to treehouses and faithfully restored rooms from the German Democratic Republic (GDR) era, a night in Leipzig is like nowhere else in the world. Hotel Paris Syndrome Hotel…

48 Hours in Leipzig

Even if you only have a weekend to spare in Leipzig, you can still take in everything from culinary spectacles and orchestras, to cycling tours and one of the largest indoor rainforests in the world. Here’s how. Day 1: Morning Day 1: Afternoon Day 1: Evening Day 2: Morning Day 2: Afternoon Day 2: Evening…

Go for a browse in Leipzig’s flea markets

If you prefer rummaging for unique treasures to big shopping chains and shiny shopping malls, Leipzig is the city for you! Full of flea markets and vintage shopping opportunities, here are some of the most original spots for pre-loved shopping in Leipzig. Antique and flea market at the racecourse Undercover strolling at Feinkost Junk and…

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…