Shopping in Amsterdam

Amsterdam has over 10.000 shops, 300 galleries as well as a lot of antique stores and 27 markets, Amsterdam is a great place to shop. As it is also home to many different nationalities and cultures there’s no lack of diversity either.
There are large department stores and shopping centres, and of course, you’ve got those the small expensive shops known as boutiques.

These are some of the streets in the city that lend themselves well to shopping:

Beethovenstraat
Cornelis Schuytstraat
Haarlemmerdijk, -straat
Spiegelkwartier
Utrechtsestraat
Nieuwendijk
Magna Plaza
Kalverstraat
Negen straatjes
Leidsestraat
P.C. Hooftstraat
of Baerlestraat
Ceintuurbaan
Damstraat
Overtoom

Amsterdam is pretty accessible and public transport will get you almost anywhere. Tram line 3 will bring you close to most shopping streets and at least 4 large street markets.