There's been a lot of hype about Leipzig lately, with many dubbing Saxony's capital "the new Berlin". But can little Leipzig honestly compete with Germany's largest, perennially popular city? Watch this video to find out.
From the best graffiti-covered backstreets to secret beaches and sparkling lakes, here are three reasons why you need to visit Leipzig.
Special thanks to and the . Artists work featured in order of appearance: (USA, School of Visual Arts New York), (Chile), Alex Valls (USA, Miami / New York). Street artists featured: and Erich. Explore more of Germany with The Rough Guide to Germany. Compare flights, find tours, book hostels and hotels for your trip, and don’t forget to purchase travel insurance before you go.