What you didn’t know yet about Amsterdam shopping
Some of the famous shopping districts and department stores are already listed in previous blogs. This blog will discuss a few of the less known shopping streets and districts that are definitely worth a visit when you feel like shopping in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam shopping: The Spiegelkwartier
After you pay a visit to the Rijksmuseum, you will find yourself close to the Spiegelkwartier. This quarter is famous for the different antiques and art that can be bought here. Artists are selling their works in all different kinds of styles. For every taste, there is something to be found in this unique area. After you have gotten inspiration from visiting the huge amount of museums that Holland has to offer, you might be inspired to go shopping in Amsterdam and buy art from local artists.
Amsterdam shopping: vintage stores
Vintage lovers are lucky when shopping in Amsterdam. Especially the Nine Streets are full of boutiques and thrift shops. You will find very cheap second-hand clothes in this district. Even if you don’t like second-hand stores, you shouldn’t skip the Nine Streets. They have a lot more to offer than just vintage boutiques. Order a fresh juice in one of the many juice bars in the neighborhood or go for lunch at one of the biological restaurants!
Amsterdam shopping: Batavia Stad
If you love outlet shopping and got tired of shopping in Amsterdam, then this is the place to be! The number one brands are grouped together with huge discounts. Take a train from Central Station followed by a bus and find yourself in a completely different ‘city’ within one hour. The smallness of Holland makes it easy to spend a day just outside the city of Amsterdam, scoring amazing cheap fashion in one complete ‘outlet city’!
Travel to Amsterdam
When you travel to Amsterdam, one of the things on your list besides visiting museums, exploring Dutch nightlife, guided tours or booking any other trips should be: shopping in Amsterdam. So: more ideas and inspiration for when you decide to travel to Amsterdam for your city trip!