Potsdam

Potsdam is the capital city of the German federal state of Brandenburg and is part of the Metropolitan area of Berlin/Brandenburg.

Potsdam is home to the famous Sanssouci Palace, many lakes and beautiful parks. Within Potsdam, it is easy to get around on foot and by bike or public transport. A wealth of cultural life can be enjoyed in Potsdam itself and in Berlin, which is only a stone’s throw away and well connected by public transport.

Potsdam developed into a centre of science in Germany from the 19th century. Today, there are three public colleges and more than 30 research institutes in the city.

To find out more about Potsdam, have a look here:

 

http://www.potsdam.de/cms/ziel/26670/EN/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potsdam