Top 10 curiosities about West-Berlin during Wall Time

With its over 100 years the Amstel House building has undergone a lot of history, many of which during the Wall time. Located in the area, we have prepared a list of the Top 10 curiosities about West-Berlin during Wall … Continue reading

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Eat, drink and dance: Sunday at the Village Market

Sunday is Street Food Market at the Neue Heimat. But the complex at the RWA Gelände has a lot more to offer – Eat, drink and dance: Sunday at the Village Market. First of all, ai the area where many bars … Continue reading

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Postdamer Platz: one of world’s most cosmopolitan corners

Potsdamer Platz is considered a great symbol of vanguard and modernity. Up to 100.000 people come here every day to check it out. In tribute to this pioneering site, the Amstel House has listed 8 points on “Postdamer Platz: one … Continue reading

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Berlin Art Week 2015

Berlin is for itself a Mecca of arts. But during the coming days the scene will be boiling even more. Between the 15th and the 20th of September hundreds of Galleries will be presenting new artistic positions around the Berlin … Continue reading

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Berlin Marathon 2015

It is time to put Berlin back on track. After a long summer the new season comes to sweat it all out. The Berlin Marathon 2015 is coming. Flat and full of historical monuments the marathon path of Germany’s capital … Continue reading

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CREATE A BUCKET LIST

Yeah yeah, we know you are busy bees but bare with us, this is going to be fun! You know the book The Secret? It says things will happen as long as you scream them into the kosmos. Visualise your … Continue reading

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meet the staff // angela

Meet the staff of the Amstel House as they share their tips with you. And their secret super powers. And their celebrity crush… This month, meet our star Angela, who’s fluent in Italian and will sing Hakuna Matata for you if you … Continue reading

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Boipeba: a brazilian paradise

In our new post on tips “around the world” (see also Bali, Ibiza and Kuala Lumpur) we got inspired by the unusual heat of this year’s Europe summer and traveled all the way to the tropics of another continent, where … Continue reading

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Berlin Criminal Cort: an architectural symbol

At the begging of our parallel street Turmstrasse is located one of the most monumental Berlin buildings of all times, the Kriminalgericht (criminal Cort). Designed by architectures Rudolf Mönnich and Carl Vohl it is considered one of the most important … Continue reading

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meet the staff // nico

Once a month, in our ‘Meet the Staff’ section, we love to take you inside our hostel and introduce you to one of our cute / friendly / hot looking / adventurous / hilarious or all of the above staff members. … Continue reading

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