Best skateparks in Berlin and favourite Berlin skate spots

When a few rad surf dudes in California screwed wheels onto their surf boards back in the 1940s, they must have known they were onto something. Skateboarding took off and is still going strong. Berlin and its raw character are … Continue reading

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Tiergarten: an urban forest no one should miss in Berlin

We’re feeling green these days. Maybe it’s because we’re clinging on to that bright green color of the trees in summer that we would like to hold onto just a little longer. Having shown you our favourite parks in Berlin … Continue reading

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British Shorts Film Festival

If you’re gonna be in Berlin this Friday the Amstel House has a nice tip you should not miss. Once again the British Shorts Film Festival comes to move the Berlin English speaking community with the hallowed seventh art.

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ABANDONED BUILDINGS IN BERLIN

Berlin has a turbulent history. The twentieth century in particular turned the city upside-down a few times. Revolutions, physical and cold wars, construction and fall of the wall. All these events shaped the city and left their marks. For years … 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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Best Berlin festivals in June

Temperatures are slowly rising in Berlin and that golden warmth pouring from the sky makes us want to plan some outdoor fun! There are great open-air festivals in and near Berlin so it’s a perfect opportunity to combine a city trip … Continue reading

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Berlin in Spring: city’s bests of the season!

Phew…. finally spring! And the hard, gray Berlin starts showing the air of its grace again. Everybody: up to the outside world! With blue sky and good mood the city gets out of the cocoon, ready to flirt, play and … Continue reading

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Top 10 Berlin architectures buildings

TV Tower With 368m the Fernsehturm is the fourth tallest freestanding structure in Europe. Its sphere consist in a visitor platform and a revolving restaurant, which rotates every 30 minutes giving visitors an astonishing view over Berlin. It was designed … 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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Best Berlin Walking Tour

The summer season is open! And with it our special services are back on track. Besides the famous ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BURGER BBQ taking place every Friday afternoon in our Amstel backyard, we have prepared a brand new Walking Tour. Guided by … Continue reading

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