17.05.2015

Citystay Hostel Travel Tips: Fernsehturm (TV Tower)


Photograph via Pixabay Commons Standing at 1,207 ft. (368 m), the Fernsehturm, also known as the TV Tower is the tallest structure in Berlin and the third tallest in Europe. The best part? It’s a five-minute walk from the Citystay Hostel! Photograph via Pixabay Commons   This disco ball in the sky is one of Berlin’s most popular symbols. This disco ball in the sky is visible from nearly any read more…

 
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…

 
17.05.2015

Buroughs of Berlin


In a city of 3.4 million inhabitants and 12 buroughs (bezirke), where you live is a good indicator of your social identity, alignments and affiliations. Photograph by Seb via Flickr Creative Commons   The popular districts of Charlottenberg, Wilmersdorf, and Tiergarten are mostly comprised of the crème de la crème of the Berlin society, including business bigwigs, city celebrities, and international V.I.P.’s.   Photograph by Olly via Flickr Creative Commons read more…

 
17.05.2015

Citystay Travel Tips: Madame Tussauds in Berlin


Everyone here at the Citystay Hostel are travelers, adventurers, and most of all, passionate about the wonderful city of Berlin! So for today’s blog post, we’ll be hearing from one of our favorite former interns Luna Rodriguez Natal, a 24-year-old traveler from the city of Móstoles in Madrid, Spain. For today’s Citystay Blog post, she writes about her visit to Madame Tussauds in Berlin! Read her blog entry below: Hallo read more…

 
17.05.2015

Citystay Travel Tip: Berlinale Film Festival


Photograph via Wikimedia Commons Just a few more weeks until the Berlinale, which is arguably one of the most exciting film festivals in the world! Here at Citystay Hostel, we believe in making sure that our visitors are informed and up-to-date regarding some of the most exciting and interesting Berlin-related events. The Berlinale, formally known as the Berlin International Film Festival (or Internationele Filmfestspeile Berlin in German), takes place every read more…