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…

A woman doing stand up paddling on a lake in the newlakeland in the leipzig region, leisure, watersports

Summer, Sun, Swimming … Leipzig New Lake District

School is out and for most of us that means: It’s finally time for a holiday When the weather gets up to tropical temperatures there is often only one thing to do: Get in the water! Fortunately, Leipzig’s surrounding area offers a wide variety of recreational lakes for everyone. We went ahead and visited some beautiful recreational…

The most beautiful cycle routes in and around Leipzig

The best way to explore Leipzig and the region is by bike. Whether you’re a bike racer or more of a leisurely rider – there’s a route for everyone in Leipzig. We have put together a list of the most beautiful cycle routes in and around Leipzig . New Lake District Leipzig-Elbe Obstland Coal | Steam | Light Torgau New Lake District…