Leipzig – The City of Music Meet Female Tennis

From 15th to 21st August in Leipzig it will be held The Leipzig Open 2016, an important event of ITF women circuit with a 25,000$ money prize. The players will contend on outdoor clay courts of Leipziger TC 1990 and many will be players who will attract the interestes of tennis lovers. From number one seeded bulgarian Isabela Shinikova to deutch Cindy Burger from french Myrtille Georges to czech Tereza Smitkova until 17 year’s old ukrain Olga Friedman the tennis show and fun will be assured.

Leipzig is a beautiful town of about 500,000 inhabitants which is universally known for its incredible musicians. Johann Sebastian Bach, Felix Mandelssonh, Robert Schuman and Richard Wagner work for many years in this town. It’s for this reason that Leipzig has been nicknamed The City of Music. 

Another good reason to visit Leipzig is its culinary tradition with over 1400 restaurants, pubs and bars. For centuries, the people of Leipzig and visitors to this cosmopolitan city have enjoyed a wide array of culinary specialities, from the Leipziger Allerlei, a mixed vegetable dish and the Leipziger Lerche short crust pastries to Leipziger Gose, the local specialty beer.

The town is served by international Leipzig-Halle airport which has a 2 millions passengers for year and have frequent connection with main european cities led especially by Air Berlin.

TOP ATTRACTIONS:

  • AUGUSTUSPLATZ
  • VÖLKERSCHLACHTDENKMAL
  • ALTES RATHAUS

My hotel selection sa usual divided for price range:

BUDGET – BOOK HOTEL LEIPZIG. 22 mq2. 88€ breakfast included.

BOUTIQUE – RADISSON BLU HOTEL LEIPZIG. Very central. 109€ breakfast not included.

LUXURY – STEIGENBERGER GRANDHOTEL HANDELSHOF LEIPZIG. 189€ with breakfast. 26 mq2.


TOURNAMENT LOCATION:

Leipziger TC 1990 e.V. – Am Sportforum 7, LEIPZIG, 04105, Germany

USEFUL LINKS:
VISIT LEIPZIG

TOURNAMENT OFFICIAL SITE

ALL ACCOMODATIONS



Enjoy!!!!


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