Cottbus

Served in an elliptical bowl, a potato dish with assorted flavors

Enjoy homemade dishes at Kartoffelkiste in Cottbus

In the old town of Cottbus, you can find the Spremberger Straße, a shopping-centered road. Certainly, it’s the best way to reach a restaurant that, decorated in rustic style, aims to provide the best flavors in this corner of Germany. Moreover, to stop by Kartoffelkiste is to enjoy traditional recipes with a very particular touch, …

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Rusty lock with a yellow flower placed atop it

Visit a human rights memorial in the former Cottbus prison

A short distance south from the Cottbus center, its Bautzener Straße is the location of a building that served as the city’s prison during the Nazi era and, later, under the control of East Germany. Moreover, what once was a place on which individual freedom was restricted, nowadays serves as a human rights memorial. In …

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Grass-covered pyramid in the middle of a calm lake

Walk along greenery at the Branitz Park in Cottbus

Cottbus, a city located in the German state of Brandenburg, is home to a place where, as a curiosity, man’s genius is expressed in the shape of a garden. Certainly, by reaching Branitz Park, among the best-known landmarks in this university city, you’ll be amazed by a landscaped area which features a nobleman’s former retirement …

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