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Top Choice Textiles in Dordrecht

Wereldwijven

A shop associated with a social enterprise, Wereldwijven (Worldpeople) trains migrant women in sewing and embroidery, giving them a potential income-generating skill, teaching them Dutch and offering networking oppo…
Top Choice Market in Centrum

De Groene Passage

An emporium of eco-conscious and sustainable products, this indoor market hosts small businesses selling food, soaps, clothing, homewares, furniture and textiles. If you want to join a tai chi, yoga or pilates class…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Centrum

Groos

Its name is revived local slang for 'pride', and this concept store in the Het Industriegebouw creative industries building is clearly proud of the products it stocks, which are conceived, designed and produced in R…
Fashion & Accessories in Westen

Schorem

Styled on the barbershops of old, Schorem offers traditional gel-thick haircuts like pompadours, flattops and contours. However, it’s the atmosphere that makes this place special as no-nonsense Rotterdammers shoot t…
Food in Zuiden

Booij Kaasmakers

Making cheese for close on four centuries, this family business specialises in buurenkaas (neighbourhood cheese), which it makes on a farm outside Rotterdam. The company's wonderfully pungent store in the Fenix Food…
Clothing in Den Haag

Frenken

Saint Martins–trained Eric Frenken was the head designer of women's wear at Viktor & Rolf before launching his own equally quirky label. His beautifully tailored ready-to-wear pieces are sold at this sleek bouti…
Books in Middelburg

de Drvkkery

One of the best bookshops in the country, de Drvkkery stocks an extensive range of English-language books. Magazines and newspapers are sold in the space fronting the Markt; the town's tourist shop is also located h…
Books in Den Haag

Bookstor

A hybrid cafe and second-hand bookstore in Het Noordeinde, this popular meeting spot offers coffee, pastries, comfortable seating, chess sets and lots of reading matter. Sit in the bookshelf-lined main room, in the …
Gifts & Souvenirs in Centrum

Rotterdam Tourist Information Gift Shop

You can pick up a guide to Rotterdam's architecture or a classy souvenir designed and made in the city (homewares, novelty items, cards, food and more) at the excellent gift shop in the main Tourist Office.
Food & Drinks in Noord

Whiskybase

Enjoy a wee dram or two? If the answer is yes, this shop with its massive collection of bottles is the place for you. Its Whiskybase Gathering in October attracts up to 2000 whisky drinkers from around the world; ch…