BEST GIN BARS IN BERLIN

It’s exciting times for Gin all over the world. Even Germany, the land of beer and Schnapps, has gone Gin mad. We call it a ‘Gin Renaissance’ at the Amstel House bar. Your grandfather’s favourite drink has been on an unstoppable rise … Continue reading

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A travel around Europe with no money

Last week the Amstel House had the pleasure to welcome Ale e Jesus, two Mexican designers whom came up with a great idea: travel around Europe with no money. Yes, it sounds weird. But it did indeed work out. In … Continue reading

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MELBOURNE HOT SPOTS

Even we need a break sometimes. Don’t worry we’re not leaving, we’re just (temporarily) taking a break from our European city guides to tell you all about Australia’s second city,  Melbourne. It’s raw, it’s arty and avant garde, it’s foodie … Continue reading

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PREPARE FOR A CITY TRIP

Don’t want to be tourist trapped and pay too much? We have been handing out plenty city guides and travel tips but thought we might let you in on some simple tips on how to prepare for a city trip. 

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The representation of the kiss in modern art

Kiss. From Rodin to Bob Dylan – An unmissable exhibition in Berlin this summer KISS: we are passionate about it! We could never forget our first; and we surly melt remembering the best. A common scene in the theater, a … Continue reading

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BEST BERLIN FESTIVALS IN JULY

There’s loads of open-air festival fun to be had near Berlin this summer. And boy, have we got you sorted with some great tips for the best Berlin festivals in July.  So gather your party gang and get ready to rumble … Continue reading

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What to do in Berlin in 3 days guide

Berlin is a big interesting city with an enormous amount of things to do and see. We surly recommend a week of stay. But if all you have is a weekend the Amstel House has prepared the perfect ninja plan, … Continue reading

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ROTTERDAM – 10 MUST VISIT HOT SPOTS

Whether you’re going to Rotterdam for the modular festival or considering Rotterdam for a city trip another time, you want to know the Rotterdam hot spots and hidden gems. The best food, cocktails, some shopping and what’s the best place to … Continue reading

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Modular Festival: changing Rotterdam’s electronic music scene.

The Amstel House is pleased to partner with Modular Festival, the event that is changing Rotterdam’s electronic music scene. Rotterdam is known as the cradle of the early hardcore in the electronic music scene. The local musical production of the … Continue reading

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BEST CURRYWURST IN BERLIN

Iconic, experimental, cheap, tasty and a bit odd. Berlin’s favourite street food – the currywurst – could only have been invented in experimental Berlin. The legendary tale goes something like this; on a chilly September day in 1949, snack bar … Continue reading

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