Tanz im August: Berlin’s contemporary dance festival

One of the most interesting European dance festivals is about to be held in Berlin. Presented by renowned HAU – Hebbel am Ufer, the 28th edition of Tanz im August has as its main highlights the classic contemporaries, performances of … Continue reading

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Craft Beer Made in Berlin

Craft beers are conquering hearts and tastes all over the planet. More popular then ever they are a sing of a finer appreciation of the old beloved liquid bread. As the capital of one of world’s most famous beer cultures, … Continue reading

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Charming Iberian Restaurant

Really close to the “Admiralbrücke”, a small bridge that attracts hedonists every sunset, there is a charming Iberian restaurant called Picoteo. Located in a green and quiet corner of Kreuzberg, the restaurant is a hidden treasure well known by locals. … 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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10 things to do in Berlin in Summer

HOT HOT HOT: here comes the sun! And once again Berlin – in its most sublime state – turns into a stage of joy. In celebration to the long days, to the warm nights and all the cheerful glow of … Continue reading

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Amstel staff best travel destinations

Hosting you in Berlin is our everyday life. But when we go on vacations we turn into backpackers ourselves. We asked around our team about their favorite holidays. Get to know the Amstel staff best travel destinations and our personal … Continue reading

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Berlin Carnival of Cultures 2016

Berlin has a long migration history that seems luckily never to cease. More than fifteen percent of the population is foreign from over 190 countries. Whit its tolerant, libertarian and creative disposition the city keeps attracting people from all around … Continue reading

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10 great things to do in Berlin in spring

Berlin is blooming, temperatures are rising and the city begins to stir. If you are planning to come soon here are 10 great things to do in Berlin in spring: 1- Have an afternoon drink at the Klunkerkranich Bar This roof … Continue reading

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8 tips to help you choose a traveling destination

Summer Holidays are coming. If you are having a hard time deciding where to go the Amstel House made a list of 8 tips to help you choosing a traveling destination. 1- Priorise places undergoing rapid change Nowadays we can … Continue reading

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5 free apps to boost your IQ and kill waiting time

Kill some time and get a whole lot smarter while travelling; win-win! Studies have shown that training your brain regularly will enhance working memory, processing speed and brain function. Download these five free apps to boost your IQ before you travel … Continue reading

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