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At the end of our pilgrimage there is a guided tour of Leipzig. We saw

Nikolai church

The Nikolai Church ...

classicist columns

... with the impressive classicist columns.

Thomas church

The Thomas church


We enjoy a wonderful motet service with the Thomaner and the Gewandhaus Orchestra. Parts of Bach's B minor Mass are performed.

Augustus squre

Augustus square is changing because the outlines of the University Church, which was blown up in GDR times, are being rebuilt.

The complex "Paulinum - Assembly Hall and University Church of St. Pauli" will commemorate the church from 2013.

monument J. S. Bach

There I am standing with Vreni at the monument of J.S. Bach and I think back a few years when I was standing here on a sunny Sunday with my bicycle, ready to ride to Constance on the Way of St James. Click on "continue" and see for yourself.