Sticking out like the tall kid in your third-grade picture, is the landmark MDR Hochhaus, a rather attractive skyscraper from 1970, with...
Look down on all you survey from this posh 120m-high gastro rendezvous.
Led by Ricardo Chailly since 2005, the Gewandhaus is one of Europe’s finest and oldest civic orchestras. With a tradition harkening back...
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Petra and Deflef Schlegel give deceptively simple sounding dishes the star treatment and so it was only natural when they were the first in Leipzig to get the Michelin nod. Pairing punctilious craftsmanship with bottomless imagination, they create such exquisitely calibrated dishes as smoked char with foie gras or warm chocolate cake with lavender ice cream. It's a relaxed spot inside the Gewandhaus concert hall.