23.08.2015

Street food auf Achse


Berlin’s „Street food auf Achse“ market in the courtyard of the historic Kulturbrauerei – Prenzlauer Berg offers global delicacies from Brazil, Poland, Japan, South Africa, and Yemen, alongside German classical specials like schnitzel and wurst. Apart from the unusual, colorful and with love cooking food trucks, it will be naturally simmered and sold from stalls. The Berlin weather forecast for the weekend says it will be mostly sunny and warm. read more…

 
17.05.2015

Berlin Nightlife: Eschloraque Rümschrümp


Photograph by bloggingberlin via Flickr Creative Commons Dive into the deep, dark, gritty heart of Berlin with a visit to Eschloraque Rümschrümp. This smokey bar islocated in a graffiti-ridden hinterhof (backyard) of the Haus Schwarzenberg, an artists space in Hackescher Markt, which is just a short walk (or one S-Bahn or tram stop) from the Citystay Hostel. Photograph by Jennifer Morrow via Flickr Creative Commons   Photograph by Jennifer Morrow read more…

 
17.05.2015

Historic Berlin: Bebelplatz


Photograph by grazia via Flickr Creative Commons Bebelplatz is located between the Staatsoper Unter Den Linden, the Humboldt University and the Sankt-Hedwigs-Kathedrale. It’s also a short bus ride from the Citystay Hostel. The spot was supposed to be the centre of the ‚Forum Fredericianum‘ with an opera house and palace surrounding it. Because of the outbreak of the First Silesian War in 1740 this project was not realised and the read more…

 
17.05.2015

Citystay Hostel Travel Tips: Dr. Pongs


Photograph by Ben Fullerton via Flickr Creative Commons Take a trip down memory lane as this grungy bar is reminiscent underage parties in your grandmother’s basement. True to it’s name, there is a ping-pong table in the middle of the room wherein the party-goers circle around the table to partake in drunken competition. The music booms loudly and methods of entertainment are vast. Photograph by Ekvidi via Flickr Creative Commons read more…

 
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…