Shopping in Amsterdam
Shop till you drop! Amsterdam has it all! Like in every vibrant city, there are many shops!
In all different areas and neighbourhoods you will find shopping areas. These are the most popular ones:
Right in the city center you will find the main shopping street ‘Kalverstraat’. Well known common brands are situated in this street. This shopping street ends up at the ‘Dam’ and continues by crossing it (or vice versa).
Another well-known shopping area can be found at the ‘9 little streets’ (the small streets between the canals) with lovely small and more authentic shops. Here you will find restaurants and coffee bars as well.
Furthermore one of the most expensive shopping streets of Amsterdam: P.C.Hooftstraat. This street is situated in a wealthy neighbourhood next to the Vondelpark.
Another shopping area in the western part of Amsterdam is called ‘de Hallen’ and there are more shops around. Worth to go by tram and pay this area a visit.