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6 things I miss about living in Leipzig

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Top 6 things to enjoy in Leipzig.
Top 6 things to enjoy in Leipzig.

A former Irish resident of Leipzig talks about why the city won her over.

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Slovenian gives Leipzig a Free Walking Tour

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Why not spend a couple pleasant hours walking around our tiny metropolis and hearing endearing historical anecdotes?

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An architect’s jaunt through Leipzig

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Rubab Paracha shares her impressions of Leipzig as a curious Ausländer and architect by trade. Photo: Rubab Paracha
Rubab Paracha shares her impressions of Leipzig as a curious Ausländer and architect by trade. Photo: Rubab Paracha

I always wonder how the architects who designed these buildings with a specific purpose in mind would react if they saw the way their buildings are used today.

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The jolly season starts now – let’s light it up

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Photo credit: anniehall--nc via Visualhunt / CC BY-NC-SA

Excess is highly frowned upon, but I just can’t help it – somehow I love a Christmas Light Fight!

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Two days in Leipzig: a design guide

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Geländeblick. Photo credit: Thomas Riese, 2008 / Spinnerei.
Geländeblick. Photo credit: Thomas Riese, 2008 / Spinnerei.

It was a unique task: to tailor a Leipzig experience for a guy who writes about (and coherently lives) a very aesthetic Scandinavian lifestyle.

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Feel like a duckling in Lindenthal

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An afternoon in Lindenthal can be quite refreshing - all natural pond makes you feel like a happy duckie. https://leipglo.com
Duckling. Pixabay public domain photo.

The best thing about the semi-bucolic quarter for non-residents is probably its public pond.

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