The winner of the 1929 Nobel Prize for Literature, Thomas Mann, was born in Lübeck in 1875 and his family’s former home is now the...
Willy Brandy House
Lübeck's other big Nobel Prize winner, was chancellor of West Germany (1969-74) and was honoured for his efforts to reconcile with East...
The former Heiligen-Geist-Hospital has an elegant old entryway and a few resonances of Germany's first hospital (dating back to 1227)....
White tablecloths and silverware are laid out under the chandeliers and black ceiling beams of this historic, ochre-coloured...
Lonely Planet review
There's an arty vibe to this genial old boozer. It's open long after others have shut yet still manages to get a crowd.