shopping

Find the best souvenir, a unique vintage dress or the latest designer handbag in Amsterdam, hunt for antiques, score some limited-edition trainers or the newest interior design gem. With everything from multi-storey department stores to exclusive boutiques, Amsterdam inspires even the most discerning shopper. And part of the charm of the shopping experience in Amsterdam is the lovely neighbourhoods you’ll often discover along the way.

Top 10 arty coffee houses

Amsterdam is full of great art museums and galleries, and there is certainly no shortage of cool cafés, either. But what about combining the two? In a...

Design in Amsterdam

Whether it’s art, furniture, fashion or architecture, Dutch Design is recognised and celebrated all around the world. Be inspired by the creator...

Conscious shopping

When it comes to shopping in Amsterdam, sustainability and social consciousness are just as important as style. These cycle routes are designed to gui...

de Bijenkorf Amsterdam

De Bijenkorf is one of Amsterdam’s oldest and grandest department stores, but it is always looking forward when it comes to the shopping experie...

Vintage shopping

Second-hand shopping puts the adventure back into shopping. Discovering that one special item you never knew you needed but can’t live without makes i...

Local markets

Amsterdam's markets abound with the vibrant colours, smells and sights that define this multicultural city, meaning open-air markets are one of the be...

Shops for children

Whether you’re out shopping with the kids or simply looking for some great gifts to take home, Amsterdam has quite a few children’s shop and toy store...
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Amsterdamsche Kerstmarkt

Gedempt Hamerkanaal 231
1021 KP AMSTERDAM
Kromhouthal
21/12/2019 - 22/12/2019
Head to Kromhouthal the weekend before Christmas for this unique take on the traditional festive market. Taking place in December...