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16.06.2016

International in Berlin: Sweden


Berlin is still a magnet for youg people from all over the world. Artists, musicians, tourists, backpacker, students and so on. Some stay just for some days, some manage to settle down a bit. But what, if you get hit by „Heimweh“ (homesick)? Or, as a resident, you may wanna know, what all these expads enjoy in their home country 🙂 Here we go: a (not complete) list of shops, read more…

 
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11.12.2015

Winter Fun in Berlin


The summer season in Berlin is definitely the more popular time to visit for tourists. Much more relaxed and with the Christmas spirit you should visit the city during the colder months, with fewer crowds naturally making for a more pleasant experience. With the first snowfall sledding, tobogganing and Ice skating are common here, which adults and kids adore. Snowfalls are a novelty, especially for foreigners, for whom white, snowy read more…

 
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17.05.2015

Citystay Travel Tips: St. George’s English Bookshop


A visit to St. George’s English Bookshop is one of the more relaxing ways you could spend a saturday in Berlin. Pass by the organic food market on a saturday and load up on fresh strawberries and gourmet cheese, then just a block away you’ll find this busy bookshop. The quaint shop is loaded with an array of quality new and used books ranging from philosophy to pop culture. For read more…

 
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17.05.2015

Citystay Hostel Travel Tips: Berlin Cathedral


  Photograph via Pixabay Commons The Berlin Cathedral is located on the Museumsinsel (Museum Island), which is just a short walk or bus ride from Citystay Hostel. Photograph by Stephan White via Flickr Creative Commons This grand cathedral was built between 1894 to 1905. One must-see feature in this majestic site for its crypt filled with the marble and tin sarcophagi of Hohenzollern princes and kings. There’s also a viewing read more…

 
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17.05.2015

Citystay Hostel Dining Tips: Toca Rogue


Photograph by Christopher Schmidt via Flickr Creative Commons Hungry for Asian food with a twist? Try one of Berlin’s most famous Asian-fusion restaurants, Toca Rogue. This cozy, intimate restaurant is located in Mitte–and pretty close to Citystay Hostel. It’s a great place if you need to retreat from the cold, too. Photograph by Igor Schwarzmann via Flickr Creative Commons Here, you can fill your belly with mouthwatering dishes like Devon read more…