Netherlands – Rotterdam shopping

Rotterdam port


Europe’s first shopping street paved for pedestrian use only. It’s in the center of town, between Westblaak and Weena. Take the subway to Staadhuis and head east.

Nieuwemarkt and Pannekoekstraat

These two adjacent streets have vintage  and collector clothing for all tastes. The shops sell Japanese street wear to designer textiles to colorful swing dresses.

The Meent

A collection of small shops catering to local designers and fashion designers. Many of the retailers are known for their design aesthetic and chic goods. The Meent is easily accessed by both bus and subway.