Berlin’s most exclusive club; the legend and how to get into BERGHAIN

If you’ve ever felt nervous about getting into a club, better buckle up for Berghain with a notoriously strict door policy. Europe’s most iconic club can have you queue up for four hours and still turn all your hopes of … Continue reading

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Berlin bookshops tour – Berlin bookstores every book lover must visit

Berlin’s parties, museums and sights are all nothing short of amazing. But sometimes we want to curl up and enjoy a great book. Lucky book lovers as Berlin has some of the loveliest bookshops waiting to be discovered. So tag … Continue reading

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CELEBRITIES IN BERLIN – best places for spotting celebrities in Berlin

Everybody loves Berlin, but celebrities have taken a special interest in Europe’s coolest city. A couple have moved to Berlin, some swing by for the Berlin International Film Festival and some come for Berlin’s architecture, culture, cuisine or its newly acquired tech … Continue reading

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Bachelorette in Berlin – the best places and activities in Berlin for a hen party

On International Women’s Day we thought we’d dedicate this blog to lovely ladies everywhere. And specifically those that are visiting our beautiful city for a bachelorette in Berlin. Whether you are the one tying the knot and celebrating freedom with your … Continue reading

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EASTER IN BERLIN – top 5 things to do this Easter in Berlin

One more month and we’ll all be searching chocolate eggs again. But off course in Berlin, there’s so much more to Easter. We’ve gathered the 5 best things to do at Easter in Berlin this year that don’t involve bunnies, chocolate … Continue reading

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Berlin with kids

We often get asked whether Berlin is a good destination for a family trip. We might be a bit biased, but we think Berlin makes a fabulous city trip destination. As a matter of fact, we host hundreds of happy … Continue reading

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GET THE MOST OUT OF THE FIRST DAY OF YOUR CITY TRIP

Research shows that taking several short trips brings more pleasure than one long one. Besides the experience, it’s the anticipation and reminiscence that benefits our well being. But how to get the most out of your short getaway? Especially that … Continue reading

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HOW TO FLIRT IN GERMAN

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and spring is not too far away… Time to up the flirting game! And we don’t mean the left and right swiping. We mean real life courtship! And what better way than for a Berlin’s friendliest hostel then … Continue reading

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Why study in Berlin?

Cheap beers, culture galore, world-famous festivals, the best underground club scene, three great universities – plenty of reasons why you should study in Berlin for one or more semesters! But if you need some more convincing, we asked the students … Continue reading

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Inspiring TED TALKS on travel

At Amstel House Berlin we have been a huge fan of TED talks ever since sir Ken Robinson explained why Schools Kill all Creativity (must watch!) in 2006. Over the years we’ve installed the TED Talks app on our phone … Continue reading

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