Hostel Review: Plus Berlin

Hostel Name: Plus Berlin Address: Warschauer Pl. 6, Berlin, Germany I stayed at the hostel Plus Berlin as a guest of Plus Hostels. Plus Berlin is one of most highly rated hostels in Berlin so I stayed to review their service. Plus Berlin is ideally situated for visitors. The hostel is a five minute walk […]

Hotel Review: MEININGER Hotel Frankfurt/Main Messe, Frankfurt – Germany

Hotel Name: MEININGER Hotel Frankfurt/Main Messe Address: 64 Europaallee, Frankfurt am Main, Germany I stayed at the MEININGER Hotel Frankfurt/Main Messe in Frankfurt, Germany. I stayed as a guest of the Meininger hotel group to review their hotel (and I previously reviewed their Salzburg hotel). Meininger (stylised as MEININGER but I feel like I’m yelling […]

The Speicherstadt, the watery warehouse district in Hamburg

What’s better than an industrial brick-warehouse district? An industrial brick-warehouse district with canals. The Speicherstadt (city of warehouses in German) is the largest warehouse district in the world built on timber-pile foundations. Knowing how much of Hamburg was destroyed in the war it’s amazing to see so much pre-war industrial architecture that survived (around half […]