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…

Leipzig – A City of Creatives

– By Natalie Harms, It’s Not Hou It’s Me Whether you’re walking past St. Thomaskirche where it’s stood since the 12th century or through the city center listening to a group of street performers harmonizing pop music, you can feel how Leipzig relishes in creativity in its past, its present and, inevitably, its future. Here…

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The ultimate shopping experience in Leipzig

More than just a historical, cultural and artistic centre, Leipzig also offers a shopping experience in Germany like no other. The vibe and trends in Leipzig are wide-ranging, which is reflected in the huge variety of shops selling original wares. While fashion chains and department stores sate the shopping appetite of some, small boutiques and…

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…

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Leipzig-Highlights 2020 – These are the events you shouldn’t miss

With several celebrations, trade fairs, sporting events and fantastic live shows, this year there are a number of highlights in Leipzig. Today our focus is on the 2020 events, which you should not miss! Leipzig Event Highlights Leipzig Trade Fair Highlights Jubilee 2020 – Year of Industrial Culture Festival Season 2020 Leipzig Event Highlights The…