Bremen – the city on the river.
It´s excellent to study in Bremen! The university, the colleges (eg economics, technology, art, music, nautic, social studies) and the Jacobs University of Bremen have a very good reputation. 28.000 students live and study in Bremen – a city, that is famous for the fairy tale “The Bremer Musicians”.
Bremen is an important city for space industry. Daimler Chrysler produces some of their most popular cars here.
The city is neither small nor large. The public transport system is excellent. Everything is accessible by bike and because situated on a river you can discover the city even from the riverside.
There are many cultural aspects (cinemas, museums, live music, theatres) and many sport facilities. The football club “Werder Bremen” has been playing in the champions league for several years.
The surroundings of Bremen are also interesting – just in one hour´s journey by train you reach Hamburg, The North Sea or the ” Lüneburger Heide” – in two hours distance you might get to the “Harz” – mountains, where you can hike or ski in winter.