In the GDR the walls had ears, as is chillingly documented in this exhibit in the former Leipzig headquarters of the East German secret...
The repertory at Leipzig's largest theatre ranges from classics infused with modern elements to new plays by up-and-coming writers.
Zum Arabischen Coffe Baum
One of Europe's oldest coffeehouses, this rambling outpost has hosted poets, politicians, professors and everyone else since 1720. The...
Lonely Planet review
Leipzig goes cosmopolitan at this elegantly high-ceilinged cafe with curved booths and wooden tables, a bilingual menu and a stack of international mags and dailies. It's a popular breakfast spot, available until a hangover friendly 3pm. The menu is heavy on Austrian classics.