A celebration of the conceptual art of the 1960s and 1970s

For the last two years and a half the Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum of Contemporary art in Berlin – has been presenting an amazing exhibition. Divided by the letters of the alphabet and altered every quarter of year “A-Z. The … Continue reading

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Heading from Berlin to Amsterdam?

One of the most classic backpacker’s routes in Europe is the Berlin-Amsterdam. Bike lovers, gay friendly, young and famous for their night lives these two cities not only attract the same kind of travelers, but are also very close to … Continue reading

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10 films to see before you come to Berlin

Are you coming to Berlin and want a warm up? Or you want to come but don’t have yet the time or money? The Amstel House has prepared a great list with trailers of 10 films to see before you … Continue reading

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BACKPACKERS RECIPES – FREE PRINTABLE COOK BOOK issue 04

Nom nom nom. We’ve whipped up another super easy and delicious mini backpackers recipes cook book for you. Download and print volume 4 here and you’ll be set for culinary (yet extremely easy – we promise!!) travel adventures ahead. If … Continue reading

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5 days at a refugee’s Camp

It is with immense sadness that the world has been following the suffering of war refugees in their trajectory towards Europe – particularly Germany. Running away from heavy conflicts that are bringing their countries  apart, they make a difficult but … Continue reading

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Turn of an Era

The first decades of the 20th century came to Berlin as crazy and hectic news. The World War I, the German Revolution and the beginning of the Weimer Republic happened all during this short period of history. As a voice … Continue reading

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BACKPACKERS RECIPES – FREE PRINTABLE COOK BOOK issue 03

We sure hope that by now we have stimulated your tastebuds to the max, but to make the backpackers recipes collection complete; here’s our third mini cook book full of yummy and easy backpacker recipes. Download and print for yourself … Continue reading

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Computer Games Museum

Fans of computer games: Berlin has your perfect playground. With a huge German name, the Computerspielemuseum – in English Computer Games Museum – offers rare original exhibits, playable classics and a number of media installations that allow you to explore … Continue reading

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For the bike lovers

The Berlin Bicycle Week started yesterday to celebrate the cycling culture. Until Sunday the 20th numerous more than 60 events, bicycle races, workshops and a fair will gather the lovers of the two-wheeled vehicle, focus on the bike as part … Continue reading

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BACKPACKERS RECIPES – FREE PRINTABLE COOK BOOK issue 02

And another culinary gift from the Amstel House; here’s our second mini cook book full of yummy and easy backpackers recipes. All you need is an A4 printer and a pair of scissors and you can create your mini backpackers … Continue reading

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