Mannheim's urban side is particularly evident in the areas of lifestyle, cultural diversity and culinary art. In order to explore these, influencers and bloggers regularly visit the city of squares and report about it in their canals. An insight into past trips and reports can be found here.
The French blogger Laurène Philippot was in Mannheim to research in terms of lifestyle. Her conclusion: no trace of the feared boredom, instead she would have liked to extend the stay.
A video of the journey through Mannheim, Heidelberg and Heilbronn can be seen on Facebook. Laurène has published the entire report of her stay in Mannheim on her blog Carnet d'escapades.
Mannheim is hip, trendy and exceptionally varied. Author and blogger Christine Neder of Lilies Diary calls the city "a mini Berlin" after her visit. The influencer now has more than 68,000 fans on Facebook.
The French blog "Little Gypsy" debunks clichés in a comedic way. Among other cities on her tour, Morgane Trussardi was a guest in Mannheim in the spring of 2017, and left urging readers to visit this "lively and multicultural" city.