Built in 1464 and looking so settled-in that it appears to sag, Lübeck’s charming red-brick city gate is a national icon. Its twin...
Sheds light on the history of the gate and on Lübeck's medieval mercantile glory days.
One-hour city tours leave from next to the Holstentor. Also offers tours to the seaside resort of Travemünde. Tours are less frequent...
Musik und Kongresshalle
Notable for the colourful statues on its roof, this concrete monolith is where big international names perform when in town.
Alfstrasse 36 · interesting places nearby
The air is redolent of hops at this traditional German brewery. Get a stein of the one house brew, the superbly sweet, cloudy Zwickelbier, and tuck into a sizeable schnitzel or other traditional fare. There are outside tables in back and student specials for pitchers.