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Covered at more than 60% by lush green forests, Dresden is one of Germany's most densely populated cities. It hosts a rather young and dynamic population, consisting mainly of local and international students.

As one of the country's strongest economies, with a higher growth rate than the national average and no debt, Dresden provides many opportunities to expatriates who are looking forward to settle here.

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