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Potsdam

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388,1263,46

Oranienburg

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73,313,3

Frankfurt

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18,28,8

Zossen

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6,37,1

Cottbus

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12,19,22

Ravensbrück

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8,52,0

Lübbenau

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10,36,6

Strausberg

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11,87,5

Sachsenhausen

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16,21,0

Seelow

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7,29,0

Wandlitz

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4,39,7

Caputh

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30,118,3

Angermünde

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20,65,0

Park Sanssouci

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22,109,0

Boitzenburg

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9,34,1

Bogensee

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1,20,0

Wildau

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7,12,0

Königs Wusterhausen

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21,39,3

Halbe

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4,21,1

Eisenhüttenstadt

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17,23,0

Bernau

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18,105,2

Werder

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4,5,1

Lübben

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5,5,0

Linum

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3,4,0

Ferch

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16,53,0

Erkner

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8,29,1

Beelitz

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3,7,0

Rathenow

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5,5,0

Liepnitzsee

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1,8,0

Jüterbog

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0,12,0

Hennigsdorf

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1,5,2

Elstal

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1,43,0

Bad Saarow-Pieskow

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4,47,8

Werneuchen

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4,19,0

Trebenow

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Templin

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4,6,6

Teltow

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4,9,4

Prenden

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0,3,0

Heidelberg

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0,4,10

Glindow

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2,9,1

Geltow

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6,15,1

Fehrbellin

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0,0,1

Beeskow

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1,6,0

Potsdam

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  • Church of St. Peter and Paul

    Potsdam Things to Do

    The Church of St. Peter and Paul towers above the eastern end of Brandenburger Straße. The most conspicuous distinguishing mark of the yellow brick building is the Italian-style campanile with a height of almost 60 meters.

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  • Parkhotel Potsdam

    Potsdam Hotels

    The Best Western Grand City Parkhotel is a nice, newly built hotel, located next to the Sanssouci...

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  • Brandenburger Straße

    Potsdam Things to Do

    The city of Potsdam is really blessed with many listed buildings: there are more than 2,000 in the city's official files. The term 'historic city center' is not only applicable to the Holländische Viertel (the Dutch Quarter) and the Second Baroque city expansion, but also to the Weavers' Quarter in Babelsberg.

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Oranienburg

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  • White City Housing Estate

    Oranienburg Things to Do

    Between 1936 & 1937 the Heinkel Aircraft Company built a new factory and works in Oranienburg. It was anticipated that it would employ up to 10.000 people with a large number being skilled worker. To house some of these skill workers a new housing estate was also built called White City which provided subsidised. It was planned to build 18...

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  • Hotel An Der Havel

    Oranienburg Hotels

    Albert-Buchmann-StraÃ?e 1, Oranienburg, 16515, de

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

  • Fasching

    Oranienburg Local Customs

    I was having a walk around the centre of Oranienburg on the 11 November when I heard a band and could see people dressed in costumes in the distance. I went and joined the crowd and watched them perform outside the Oranienburg Palace. There was a wedding taking place inside the palace and I thought there was some connection, which there was none....

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Frankfurt

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Zossen

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  • Trains to Wunsdorf-Waldstadt

    Zossen Transportation

    You can catch a Regional train (RE 3 and RE 7) to Wunsdorf from Berlin, though there are various ways of getting to Wunsdorf-Waldstadt. After getting out of the railway station turn left over the level crossing. It is easier if you continue straight on along Bahnhofstrasse until you reach the T-junction. Turn left along Berliner Strasse and you...

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  • Hotel Berlin

    Zossen Hotels

    Bahnhofstrasse 28, Zossen, Brandenburg, 15806, Germany

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

  • Bunker Tours

    Zossen Things to Do

    If you wish to visit the bunkers and tunnels at Wünsdorf you have to go on a guided tour. The only tour, without making prior arrangements, is to Maybach 1 and Zeppelin, which costs 10 euros and lasts about 90 minutes. The tour is only in German but there is a book held at the ticket office that has details of the guided tour in English and can be...

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Cottbus

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  • Library

    Cottbus Things to Do

    IKMZ: Informations-, Kommunikations- und MedienzentrumThis is the new academic library and media centre. Interesting "amoeba" architecture and colouring (inside). The outside should symbolize many lettres of various alphabets of the world.Architects: Herzog & de Meuron

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  • Sorat Hotel Cottbus

    Cottbus Hotels

    Schlosskirchplatz 2, Cottbus 03046

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Panta Rhei

    Cottbus Off The Beaten Path

    The "Panta Rhei" building is also part of the BTU, the "Brandenburgische" technical university, and has an interesting look. And just in case you are interested, it is one of the most modern facilities to research lightweight construction materials(?) like Mg, Ti, Al,...

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Ravensbrück

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  • Former SS Headquarters

    Ravensbrück Things to Do

    The first place to visit, when you reach the camp is the former SS Headquarters, which were used by the Soviets until 1977 and in 1984 the building was turned into a museum which is located on the first floor. The ground floor has a reception where information, leaflets etc can be obtained. The ground floor also contains a library and information...

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  • The Crematorium

    Ravensbrück Things to Do

    Though Ravensbruck Concentration Camp was not an extermination camp per sae it had its own crematorium installed in April 1943. Prisoners were deliberately murdered by shooting, lethal injection and a gas chamber was set up towards the end of 1944 by the crematorium.

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  • Ravensbruck Concentration Camp

    Ravensbrück Things to Do

    Ravensbruck served as a training camp for female guards. Over 4,000 were trained as guards, the majority moving on to other camps afterwards. There is a stark contrast between where the guards were accommodated and the inmates. Much of the accommodation for the guards still remains. One of the larger buildings has now been converted into a youth...

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Lübbenau

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  • Haystacks

    Lübbenau Local Customs

    This is the way, people used to put the freshly harvested hay together in Spreewald. Actually: I do not beleive, that they still do it. But Captain Kurt said, this is still custom in Spreewald. And I saw quite a lot of them.

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  • Hotel Schloss Lubbenau

    Lübbenau Hotels

    Schlossbezirk 6, Lubbenau, Brandenburg, 03222, Germany

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Spreewald Gurken

    Lübbenau Shopping

    Every where in Spreewald the famous Spreewald sour preserved cucumbers are sold. The small shops along the channels also offer Sauerkraut, different kinds of cucumbers, honey and many more local fruits and handicrafts. Those sour cucumbers are delicious!!!

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Strausberg

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  • Old City Wall

    Strausberg Things to Do

    Strausberg has an old city wall whose construction was started in 1254. The original length was 1600 metres and it was up to 6 metres in height. Also built into the wall were Wikhäuser which were defensive buildings which were later converted into houses. Some restoration work is taking place on the wall.

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  • The Lakeside Hotel

    Strausberg Hotels

    Gielsdorfer Chaussee 6, Strausberg, 15344, de

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • St. Mary's Church

    Strausberg Things to Do

    St. Mary's Church is the oldest and tallest building in Strausberg. It dates back to the 13th Century and is one of the oldest buildings in Brandenburg. It originally had a tall wooden tower but this was demolished in 1922. A monument to victims of the Holocaust was erected outside the church in 1992.

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Sachsenhausen

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  • Locating information

    Sachsenhausen Things to Do

    If you are looking for information about the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp the majority of tips have been placed on the Oranienburg page. The camp is located in the Sachsenhausen district of Oranienburg and VT has created locations for both. This link will take you to the other pages. Oranienburg

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  • books by former prisoners and food

    Sachsenhausen Shopping

    There is a bookstore with an elaborate collection in the lobby of the camp. You can sit down there and read most of the books, many survivors' autobiographies. It closes at 6, I believe.Food and Drink for those on a budget: A supermarket is along the way, with a yellow and black sign called netto.

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  • From Berlin by train

    Sachsenhausen Transportation

    Directions:From Berlin, Sachsenhausen Concentration camp can be reached by two trains: S1 from Friedrichstraße, (or other transit stations en route) to Oranienburg, which takes ca. 40 minutes and costs a little over 6 Euro for a round trip.There is also an express train from Hauptbahnhof Berlin ( main station) going to Stralsund (the final station...

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Seelow

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  • Getting to Seelow from Berlin

    Seelow Transportation

    From Berlin I caught the NE26 train from Lichtenberg to Seelow-Gusow. The journey takes about 50 minutes on a modern diesel train. The whole train crew were in a good mood smiling and joking. To top it off I got a free biscuit from one of the ticket inspectors. The train is also used by day trippers to Poland. On arrival at Seelow-Gusow station the...

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  • Weapons from the battle

    Seelow Things to Do

    On display outside the museum are number of military hardware pieces from the battle. This includes a T34 tank, artillery pieces, rocket launching vehicle and a search light used in the battle.

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  • Cemetery at the Seelow Heights Memorial

    Seelow Things to Do

    At the base of the memorial figure are a number of graves of Soviet soldiers. At the entrance to the memorial are 2 small obelisks. The one on the left the inscription reads 1941’ You have made the home famous’. The one on the right reads 1945 ‘The home will not forget you’.

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Wandlitz

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  • Lido in Wandlitz

    Wandlitz Things to Do

    One of the main tourist attractions in Wandlitz is the crystal clear lake. Across the road from the Wandlitzsee Railway Station is a complex devoted to various water sports and beach games. The complex is open from the 1st May till the 15th September and has different deals for tickets for the individual or the family.

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  • SeePark Kurhotel am Wandlitzsee

    Wandlitz Hotels

    Kirchstrasse 10, Wandlitz, Brandenburg, 16348, Germany

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Walk around Wandlitzsee

    Wandlitz Things to Do

    I went for a walk around Wandlitzsee. You can get some wonderful views across the lake in certain places. Because it is so scenic, there are lots of upmarket houses dotted around the lake with back gardens that go down to the waters edge. That said there are still lots of places that you can go to that border the lake. It’s a good 2 to 3 hour walk...

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Caputh

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  • To Caputh by ferry & car

    Caputh Transportation

    There's a ferry that takes ppl and their cars from Potsdam to Caputh as well as to Geltow and Ferch. Actually when I left Potsdam trying to get on the backroad to Caputh I at first ended up at the ferry. It's really difficult to find out about directions, so make sure you get all the informations needed to get to Caputh. Took this from the link...

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  • Ringhotel Landhaus Haveltreff

    Caputh Hotels

    Weinbergstrasse 4 Caputh Ge

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Take a swim

    Caputh Sports & Outdoors

    It takes about a 10 mns drive from Caputh to Koepenick district Rahnsdorf. Buses and subway do connect as well. There in Rahnsdorf one can find Strandbad Mueggelsee. Entry is free. The area is kept natural and invites to take a swim in their lovely lake or spent a lazy day on their large beach or pure green grass. When I stopped by Strandbad...

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Angermünde

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  • Hide & protection for the Queen of...

    Angermünde Off The Beaten Path

    As for my understanding there's no entry to the house (museum)? Yet the house' facade itselfs provids with a most lovely sight, it's the former post house where at back in 1800 the mail carriages parked. According to a legend, the Queen of Prussia Luise Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie, Duchess to Mecklenburg, found here hide & protection on her run...

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  • A place, charming and calm

    Angermünde Off The Beaten Path

    The built of Angermuende's Franciscan monastery church is dating back more than 700 years. It reflects the town's history, a journey of centuries back. The monastery church is considered one of the oldest, and a most important architectural monument in the state of Brandenburg.AngermuendeAddress & contact infoBruederst. 20Angermuende, 16278ph:...

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  • Trains and trolleys in Gramzow

    Angermünde Off The Beaten Path

    From Angermuende to Gramzow it takes a 30mns drive. There we made another stop by and found this little town & surroundings quite idyllic despite the heavy rain, with a nice museum presenting the history of local trains & such (at least that's what the broschure tells as it was closed when we arrived). Brandenburgisches Museum fuer Klein-und...

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Park Sanssouci

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  • Church of Peace

    Park Sanssouci Off The Beaten Path

    The Protestant Church of Peace is situated in the Marly Gardens on the Green Fence in the palace grounds of Sanssouci Park. The altar canopy, which rests on four dark green columns, was created from Siberian jasper (semi-precious stones) and was a gift from Tsar Nicholas I of Russia, the king's brother in law.

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  • Historic Windmill

    Park Sanssouci Off The Beaten Path

    Thanks to the legend of the Historic Windmill became a famous well beyond the boundary of Potsdam in Germany and associated especially with Frederick the Great and his summer palace of Sanssouci.

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  • Orangery Palace

    Park Sanssouci Things to Do

    The Orangery Palace is also known as the New Orangery on the Klausberg, in which the plants are still cared for today during the winter months, was built from 1851 to 1864, and thus has the distinction of being the final structure erected in Sanssouci park. It was designed in an Italian style.You can watch my 2 min 12 sec Video Potsdam Sanssouci...

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Boitzenburg

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