Culinary delights: Made in Leipzig

Culinary delights „Made in Leipzig“ Diverse and creative – Leipzig’s new chefs Whether French, exotic or regional products, gourmet cuisine or plain, traditional food – several stylish restaurants and cafés have conquered Leipzig’s restaurant scene over the last few months, enhancing the city’s culinary offerings. Leipzig is already known as a foodie destination, what with…

New Year: Leipzig celebrates the Reformation Anniversary 2017

Leipzig celebrates the Reformation Anniversary 2017 A Kirchentag on the Way and a wealth of special exhibitions retracing the footsteps of Luther and Bach The Leipzig Region is ready to celebrate the “500 Years of the Reformation” anniversary in 2017, with a wide-ranging programme of exciting events. Leipzig is the largest city in the Luther…

Wittenberg, Germany

The Luther House (German: Lutherhaus) in Wittenberg, Germany, is located in the Augustinian monastery where Luther lived — first as a monk and later as owner with his family.  The monastery building hosted several important events in Luther’s life, not the least of which is his conversion from fearful monk to confident preacher of “justification by faith…