Potsdam is one of Germanys most famous cities, as the capital of Brandenburg and host to the famous Potsdam Conference following WWII. The city is home to an extraordinary amount of lakes, rivers and green spaces, lending the city a laidback cosmopolitan feel. Potsdam's stately architecture reflects how popular it was with kings and the wealthy from years gone by - of which the Sanssouci Park and Palace are probably the most renowned. Car hire in Potsdam is popular as Berlin is a close commute, along with the enticing wider Brandenburg state. Car rental in Potsdam is available from the city centre and various other pickup points throughout Berlin.