New York Life Insurance Building
This landmark building opened in 1890 to house the New York Life Insurance Company (hence the eagles), but soon passed to luxury...
The soaring turrets of this neo-Gothic church are an odd sight in this row of sedate Singel homes. Officially known as the St Franciscus...
PC Hooft Store
The industrial-mod building by Gerrit Rietveld, two terraces, friendly service and a changing menu keep this place busy and perennially...
Choose from a rotating menu with influences from Europe to Asia, such as pan-seared scallops in bacon with gin and tonic jelly and...
Leidsestraat 10 · interesting places nearby
We like the chic shoes here – imports include Fendi, Jimmy Choo, Miu Miu and Prada Sport, along with the less expensive but just as wearable house label. This branch is more central, but the one at PC Hooftstraat 80 has one of our favourite interiors in town: imagine a giant white spaceship tinged with green and lined with shoe shelves and eggs for you to sit on.