Bielefeld, Germany offers the serenity of a place far from the great tourist centers of the country, with a great variety of activities, providing its inhabitants life in a cosmopolitan city without so much noise. Located in north Germany, with 350,000 inhabitants, it is the capital of the West region of Westphalia and one of the safest cities in the country. There is always something to do in Bielefeld: music festivals, dance shows, art exhibitions, second-hand markets and much more throughout the year.
Bielefeld is an excellent place to enjoy art, escape to one of its many natural parks, or wander in the Teutoburg Forest. It is the ideal place to learn German, enjoying its serene tranquility.
Bielefeld, away from the bustle and noise of the main German tourist areas, still offers its inhabitants a dynamic life full of cultural activities throughout the year. For instance, in April they celebrate the Night of Museums and Art Galleries, in July the Festival of Sparrenburg, and in September the Festival of Wine.
Furthermore, thanks to the variety of museums and theaters in Bielefeld, is possible to enjoy permanent and traveling exhibitions of art, and great musicals known internationally, which attract thousands of visitors.
Thanks to its location, Bielefeld is easy to reach Cologne, Bremen or Berlin, so you will be able to easily explore many other places in Germany. It is also connected to many other European cities thanks to the proximity of airports and trains.
If you are looking for a place full of cultural things, but away from the stress of big cities while learning German, Bielefeld is the best option for you.
TANDEM Bielefeld proposes 6 top experiences in Bielefeld, Germany
“A restored medieval fortress including underground visits”
“A beautiful hiking trail”
Die Ravensberger Spinnerei
“A beautiful historic building, a former flat spinning mill”
“An interesting marketplace offering local products twice per week”
“Fancy going for a swim?”
“Rent a bike and tour the city or surrounding countryside”
Discover Bielefeld and learn German at the same time!
Since 1987, the main goal of the school has been to teach the German language to its students quickly and efficiently. We provide a calm and quiet study environment, cultural exchanges and customized attention, for all students throughout the entire process. TANDEM Bielefeld welcomes people from all over the world, and has experienced, professional teachers who are deeply committed to teaching the German language.
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We offer combined German courses in different locations. You can start your German course in TANDEM Bielefeld and continue in one of our partner schools in Berlin, Bremen, Cologne, Frankfurt, Göttingen, Hamburg and Munich.
Do not hesitate to contact us for more details about our discounts for combined courses!
Germany is a culture-rich country with an extensive history and a bright society. It has abundant traditions which attract millions of visitors to Oktoberfest in Munich, or Carnival in Cologne.
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