How to sleep on a plane – 11 tricks

There are those who have the secret super power of being able to catch some shuteye and arrive rested after any flight.  They manage to snooze as soon as the plane leaves the runway. Is it sleep genes or a … Continue reading

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FAMILY HOLIDAY IN BERLIN

Berlin is a popular city trip destination thanks to its hipper than hip yet affordable urban image, 24/7 club scene, cultural and creative vibe. But Berlin is also the perfect destination for a family getaway. To make it easy for … Continue reading

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Hopper: the best travel app of the year

Of all kinds of travelers, backpackers are perhaps the most sensitive to prices and the most flexible to dates. Many are those who spend hours online trying to find the best dates and times for that bargain flight. But there … Continue reading

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10 best things to do in Berlin in autumn

WE HAVE LISTED THE BEST TIPS FOR THE SEASON Take your stylish coat out of the closet: the elegant autumn has arrived! Time to get cozy in Berlin. In honor to this charming time of the year the Amstel House … Continue reading

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Packing List for a Berlin trip

Photo: Markus Spiske 10 things that have to be in your backpack on a trip to Berlin. Good times were those of ship travelling: baggage were big chest and space simply not an issue. Travel packing can be a stressful … Continue reading

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5 space saving packing hacks

Packing for a trip. Any trip. There are those who are done in 5 minutes. Everything fits in their bag and they never forget a thing. And then there’s the rest of us… Here’s 5 space saving packing hacks that help you … Continue reading

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Barcelona city trip – 10 must visit hot spots

A second must do city trip in our list of ‘Europe city trip hot spots’ guides is a Barcelona city trip. The perfect mix of beach, city, cocktails in the sun, cute shops and culture, all in one trip. What’s … Continue reading

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5 WAYS TO ALWAYS HAVE WIFI

Unless you’re travelling in Estonia – where no matter where you go, you always have wifi, free of charge  – let us help you with a few good-to-know tricks that will get you wifi anywhere, anytime. 

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GRAZ city trip – 10 must visit hot spots

Let us take you on a Graz city trip with its 10 must visit hot spots! At the Amstel House Hostel Berlin we LOVE travellers. We love their stories, their legends, their adventures, the new friendships made along the way. And … Continue reading

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Top 10 second-hand clothes stores in Berlin

Go Berlin! Go Vintage! The further we go into the new millennium, the more vintage becomes a trend. Used clothing is entering all styles of wardrobes, ceasing to be a flea market exclusivity to be part a whole new concept … Continue reading

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