16.06.2016

International in Berlin: Sweden


Berlin is still a magnet for young people from all over the world. Artists, musicians, tourists, backpackers, students and more. Some stay just for a few days and some manage to settle down a bit. But what, if you get hit by „Heimweh“ (engl. homesickness)? Or as a resident, you may want to know, what all these expats enjoy in their home. Here we go: a (incomplete) list of shops, read more…

 
13.06.2016

Parks in Berlin … we visited them for you :-) – Part 2


Gleisdreieck – Kreuzberg Here we go with our second park check at citystay hostel. Temperatures are rising, love is in the air. And we love love 🙂 What about going into one of the beutiful parks in Berlin? What about this new park at Gleisdreieck? Build on an former Trainstation of Anhalter and Potsdamer Güterbahnhofs at Gleisdreieck it was opened between 2011 and 2014. You can still find relicts of read more…

 
 
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…

 
10.11.2015

Autumn and Art


We have to admit, that the summer has finally moved on and every season has an end – but Art never stands still, especially not in Berlin. There are so many cultural events, exhibitions, openings and art happenings going on, that we can give you only a selection of notable previews. Fact Berlin has about 400 galleries and 5,500 visual artists, there are also 200 museums and exhibition halls partly read more…