From 11th to 20th of April will happen the famous Opera Festival Days Berlin. Usually presented in the Berlin State Opera, the festival will be headquartered at the Schiller Theater this year, due constructions in the Berlin center. Not only adapting, but really Continue reading
So we emptied the Amstel House idea box this winter and saw ‘hostel kitchen’ on the top of the list. Having travelled the world ourselves we know how nice it is to have a hostel kitchen. It’s a great place to meet fellow travellers. Preparing and sharing tasteful meals together, borrowing each other’s ingredients and recipes. It creates a bond… We decided to put our magic kitchen building wands to use and build you a nifty kitchen. It caters to all your needs and is free to use for all our hostel guests.
Easy backpacker recipes
O and if you think you’re rubbish in the kitchen, we have another surprise. We are going to spoil you with yummy easy backpacker recipes that you can cook up while traveling. Easy to make, cheap and using just a few ingredients. We will post 25 easy backpacker recipes in total starting today. So start making new friends already to share your tasteful dishes (and grocery costs..) with!
Recently open, Maxim joins the new gastronomy wave of fine restaurants set in the center of Berlin. With a mouthwatering Mediterranean menu, that counts with octopus, Continue reading
Huevos Rancheros is a traditional Mexican breakfast, but we rather eat it for dinner. It’s cheap, super simple, fast and…Healthy! Black beans are good for your heart and cholesterol, Continue reading
On March 30th it will happen the Berlin Half Marathon. Annually breaking records of participants, this year the success should be repeated, especially due to good Continue reading
We are not going to celebrate too soon, but no one can deny this was the lighter winter in years. And the weather and the mood are of spring already for a few weeks. Continue reading
Where to stay
We are set in Berlin, but we are surely travelers too. Our marketing team visited Tokyo for some inspiration last week. Wow, what a great city! There’s so much to see, do Continue reading
As the Amstel House is located only 3 stops from the Berlin Hauptbahnhoff, we have a little crush on this terminal of what was once Germany’s most important railway. The story of Berlin’s Main Station starts back in 1871 with the opening of gorgeous Lehrter Bahnhof. Made in the current trend style French Neo-Renaissance its building had such a Continue reading