Ostel - GDR The Hostel

Address: Wriezener Karree 5, Berlin, 10243, Germany | 2 star hostel
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This 2 star hostel, located in the Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg area of Berlin, is near East Side Gallery, Friedrichshain, Sunday Market at Boxhagener Platz, and Glienicke bridge.
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Travel Blogs from Berlin

Christmas Eve In Berlin

A travel blog entry by roxietaylor on Dec 23, 2013

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... ride was Christmas with out family or friends. I stocked up on snacks to then find out at the mini bar on the bus was included and I also had free wifi on the bus.

Arriving in Berlin after dark I followed the directions to the hostel, with the assistance of google maps to tell me when to get off the bus I made it to the hostel with no stress and not getting lost once. As I walked into Saint Christopher's hostel there was a sign advertising for a Christmas lunch. I ...

Day 153: an Italian dinner

A travel blog entry by adventurenonni on Dec 19, 2013

... is not the owner, but the chef. We arrived at about 8pm, had a glass of wine and enjoyed the most delicious Italian food I have ever tasted. It was amazing!!! Marc and I had gnocchi made with with eggs instead of potatos drizzled with butter sauce, and Paul had veal with baked potatos and roasted capsicum. Alessandro sat us at a table very close to the kitchen where we could see him work and have a chat with him. It's an open kitchen. ...

"Don't trust anyone."

A travel blog entry by george.lawson on Jul 23, 2013

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... under the guise of badly drawn penises), spoke boldly of the freedom that had been stolen from the victim's living under the communist regime in East Germany. These symbols included a bird pulling a chained hand with its beak (freedom), two male politicians kissing (freedom of sexuality), and my favourite; The Berlinica, an interpretation of Picasso's Guernica which conveyed the oppression of war, in this case political ...

Train to Berlin

A travel blog entry by carloswysling on Jun 28, 2013

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... 8211; confusing signage lots of steps to climb (ALL escalators were off) with luggage, many older citizens – besides me… struggling with the effort. Our overnight hotel, despite being directly across from the station seemed like one of the more difficult places to get to – more up and down stairs, subterranean passages… I just wanted a clean bed for a nice rest…

Monday June 30th, 2013

Early ...


A travel blog entry by ematravels on Jun 23, 2013

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20th of June:
What's the right time to spend in a big city? How can you know until you get there?
That was my big dilemma with Berlin. I knew it was my type of city: urban, vibrant, crammed with creative and open minded people, artsy, happening. But my travels in the Old Continent had to be timed, planned, calculated to a certain extent.

So I gave myself four days for Berlin. In advance, I booked the bus to get there from Hamburg, and the ...