Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Leipzig – The Place Of Music And Festivities

If you are a music enthusiast and enjoy during live performances by great bands, Leipzig can be an ideal holiday destination for you. It is the largest city of Saxony and is also known by the name of City of heroes due to its role in democratic revolution.
Leipzig
This dynamic and lively city is also known for its culture and vibrant arts and music festivals that attract thousands of visitors from all round the world to this place. Its exquisite architecture, music shows, historical sites, amazingly designed museums, botanical gardens and zoos have so much to offer to the visitors.


Getting here

Leipzig is considered as the hub of transportation and hence reaching in here and exploring this place is really easy. As far as the visitors from different nations are concerned, they can easily get in here via airplanes which are generally schedules to the international airport, Leipzig/Halle Airport.

Sites to Explore

1. Old Town Hall
Old Town Hall

Designed in a Renaissance style, this beautiful building was designed in the year 1556 and is 90 meters long. It comprises of a tower, six gables and arcades. Later this place was transformed into a museum and showcases several master pieces from medieval art work. A visit to this place will provide you an opportunity to learn about the culture and history of this place.

2. Leipzig Zoo
This zoo is the largest zoo in Germany where there a wide species of animals. You can enjoy watching the elephants having fun in water. There are several other animal species that reside here like tropical Gondwanaland species.

3. Bach Festival
Bach Festival

Known to be the home of classical composers, Leipzig is a musical hub of the country and several musical festivals are held from time to time. Of them, you can become a part of the Bach Festival which is planned by the Bach Museum. The live performances in this festival are amazing and you are really going to have lots of fun being a part of this festival.

4. Clara-Zetkin-Park
This park is a hub of several parks that are worth a visit. The several parks that come together in this park area include Palmengarten, Volkspark Scheibenholz, Albertpark and Albertpark. This park is an amazing place to enjoy a family picnic and have some sightseeing.

Accommodation
Hotel Novotel

Accommodation options in Leipzig are amazing. Several top notch hotels in which you can book a room for you include Mercure Hotel, Hotel Novotel, Seaside Park Hotel etc.

Leipzig is an amazing destination with music all around. You just need to select the right time for your holiday trip in order to become the audience of the best music performances ever.