17.05.2015

Citystay Hostel Travel Tips: Brandenburger Tor (Brandenburg Gate)


Photograph by Stephan Rebernik via Flickr Creative Commons This grand site is also the location for the most important moments in Berlin’s history. Photograph by Downing Street via Flickr Creative Commons Brandenburger Tor, also known as Brandenburg Gate, is where the US Presidents John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, and most recently Barack Obama have held court to address the people.   Photograph by Raymond Chan via Flickr Creative read more…

 
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…

 
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

Citystay Hostel Travel Tips: Another Country Bookstore


Photograph by Lola Abrera (lookingforlola.flavors.me) Part bookshop, part library, this eclectic, brainy hub is a “country” of its own. Photograph via Another Country’s Facebook Page The “cult” leader of “Another Country” is Alan Raphaeline, who would be more than happy challenge anyone and everyone in extemporaneous discussions/debates about almost any topic (except for Harry Potter). This cool, little hole-in-the-wall shop has a myriad of events, such as: Tuesday film nights, read more…