Potsdam 2015 https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/ Potsdam 2015 Variotram no. 432 arriving at the Hauptbahnhof. The Hauptbahnhof is served by a tram and bus interchange area - note the bus stabling area at the back. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853670 198853670 Siemens Combino no. 412 by the Film Museum. No. 412 carries the name "IJburg", a residential area in the east of Amsterdam, a somewhat appropriate name given the overwhelming presence of cyclists in both Amsterdam and Potsdam, as the background of this photograph testifies! https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853671 198853671 Variotram no. 425 "Sioux Falls", on Berliner Straße . https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853672 198853672 Siemens Combino no. 411 heading North, on Friedrich-Ebert-Straße In the background is the Nauenor Tor, which is the earliest example of architecture in continental Europe to be based on the English neo-Gothic style. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853673 198853673 Siemens Combino no. 408 heading South, on Friedrich-Ebert-Straße No. 408 is named "Dusseldorf". https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853674 198853674 Through the Door, with "Dusseldorf" No. 408 is about to pass through the Nauener Tor, beyond which lies the Dutch Quarter. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853675 198853675 Turning Japanense with Siemens Combino no. 404 No. 404 carries the name "Hiroshima", and was photographed in the Dutch Quarter. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853676 198853676 "Hiroshima" Approaching the Nauener Tor. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853677 198853677 Variotram no. 428 by the Alter Stadtwachter restaurant. Photographed on SchopenhauerstraÃ?e . https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853678 198853678 Variotram no. 427 heading west along Charlottenstraße . https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853679 198853679 The trailing end of Variotram no. 427, on Charlottenstraße Note the Alter Stadtwachter restaurant in the distance. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853680 198853680 Variotram no. 430, heading East along Charlottenstraße https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853681 198853681 You'r'e Unpronounceable! Variotram no. 426 is named "Jyväskylä", a university city in central Finland. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853682 198853682 Combino Studies Siemens Combino no. 412 heading North on Friedrich-Ebert-StraÃ?e, with one of its stablemates in the distance. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853683 198853683 Siemens Combino no. 409 heading North on Friedrcih-Ebert-Straße https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853684 198853684 Variotram no. 421 at the North end of the Long Bridge. No. 421 carries the name "Opole", a Polish university city. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853685 198853685 Siemens Combino no. 407 "Basel", at the Hauptbahnhof. Route 93 takes commuters to the Glienicker Bridge, which is on the outer limits of the the former Capitalist enclave of West Berlin and the location of high profile exchanges of spys during the Cold War. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853686 198853686 "Sioux Falls" arriving at the Hauptbahnhof. With the tower cranes in the background, you could easily forget that Potsdam is a UNESCO listed World Heritage Site. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853687 198853687 Gimme Shelter We round off our time in Potdam with a comparative shot of a Variotram and a Siemens Combino at the Hauptbahnhof waiting shelter. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853688 198853688 The Tail End "Basel" has set off to the Glienicker Bridge, enabling us to have a closer look at "Sioux Falls", with its non-driving end facing the camera. https://www.stevesworldoftrams.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198853689 198853689