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Craft beer bar hopping through Leipzig

in Lifestyle/My Leipzig by
Goldhopfen façade. (Photo © Chrissy Orlowski)

“As a big fan of drinking different styles and creations of craft beer, I was happy to find a few great spots here in Leipzig. I explore three different places in this article, and include a story sharing my experiences with each of their beer cultures.”

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LeipGlo Botcast: the TEDxHHL team

in Business/Podcast/What's on by

Our pilot episode is out with Louise the Light Bulb Bot as anchor, Ana as reporter, and humans from TEDxHHL as the interviewees.

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Travel black: Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2018

in Society/Stage/Travel by
WGT 2018 preview feature photo maeshelle west-davies

As more and more goths begin to descend from the unseasonably darkening skies above Leipzig airport, anticipation in the city rises to a level that may actually be tactile. Leipzig is about to be rocked once again by alternative music’s most famous summer holiday.

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Love and MuKo’s Count of Monte Cristo

in Arts/My Leipzig by
Der Graf von Monte Christo, MuKo, 06.04.2018 // Edmond Dantès (Marc Clear) und Mercédès (Marysol Ximenez-Carrillo) © Kirsten Nijhof

“From the moment one walks into Leipzig’s Musikalische Komödie (MuKo), the mood is set with crashing waves and a thundering drum roll for The Count of Monte Cristo.” Catch it this Saturday or Sunday for the last time this season.

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Literary Contest: 1003 Nights (of Leipzig)

in Literature/My Leipzig by
Photo credit: Jonathan Kos-Read on Visualhunt.com / CC BY-ND

“If I believe the story or get carried away by the flow of the poem – I’ll fall in love at first sight, like nineteen years ago, when I fell in love with Leipzig instantly.” Submissions open from 1 May to 1 July 2018.

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Denial in maps: Dubai, Kyoto and beyond

in Society/Travel by
Maps and imagined cities. Dubai.

Maps reflect the lived – or purely imagined – world of a city’s inhabitants.

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