Travel super light with little more than your smart phone and passport! We have collected the top 10 best travel apps for you. With the Amstel House free wifi you can start exploring these awesome apps from the moment you arrive!
Off course Google Maps, Whatsapp and Skype are already on your smart phone. As well as – probably the most handy app of them all when searching for your bunkbed in the middle of the night without waking up all the roomies… – your FLASHLIGHT. So without further ado here’s the rest … Continue reading
The Karl-Marx-Allee, where the U-Bahn Frankfurter Tor in Friedrichain is, is a true architecture show that is going to make you feel in the USSR. Constructed in early years of the former GDR, it was named at that time Stalinallee and was part Continue reading
The prominent Altes Museum in the huge Berliner Museum Island was the first museum. Conceived in the beginning of the 19th century, it is the result of a then growing bourgeois class, which at the time was developing a new relationship with the art and the importance of its public access to citizens. Continue reading
Berlin-Mitte, specially around Weinmeisterstraße & Rosenthaler Platz, is a very fashionable, hip, cool area. Ya… we could say it is hipster. There are many nice cafés, good restaurants, fun bars, local fashion designers and art galleries, besides the fact that the cute architecture, small urban parks and nice surrounding makes it a pleasure to walk around. Here some Amstel tips for the area.
Mein Haus am See: This place is a phenomenal. It started as a small café place and it’s now a restless 24h nice designed bar. They even have a basement club Continue reading
Copyright Schaubühne the #14 F.I.N.D – Festival Internationale Neue Dramatik
Going on since the 3rd of April in the Schaubühne the #14 F.I.N.D – Festival Internationale Neue Dramatik is concerned with the interface between the private, art and political responsibility. New concepts and text by playwrights from all over Continue reading
Anchored right on Maybachufer, the lovely Ankerklauser has a sailor charm: an eye on the water and another on the land. At one Side the balcony over the Continue reading
Besides the fact that the weather is just been marvellous and that Berlin gets specially special in sunny days, we have come up with 6 reasons for you to come to the city for Easter: Continue reading
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!