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De Negen Straatjes

Address: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Ranked #27 of 265 Attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Neighborhoods, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Other, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: This neighborhhod of "nine little streets" is full of quirky stores selling clothing, books, art...
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Type: Neighborhoods, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Other, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: This neighborhhod of "nine little streets" is full of quirky stores selling clothing, books, art, food and lots more.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Bring your credit cards- you will find something you can't live without. Dutch designer shoes, vintage glasses, Swedish designer dresses, bowls with faces, flasks that look like trout. Yes please- wrap it all up!

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Geilenkirchen, Germany
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71 reviews 71 reviews
33 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Nice area to walk around. Many small shops with friendly service, offering different somewhat exclusive articles (art, nerdy things, stylish clothes, etc.).

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Beautiful "off the beaten path" strip of shops restaurants and lights. Great for a stroll if you're tired of the craziness downtown.

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Heemstede, The Netherlands
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102 reviews 102 reviews
10 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

These small streets have all what one likes in Amsterdam. Only unfortunately they are becoming more touristic and thus so is the offer. I really hope the streets will be able to maintain their own character and not follow the main stream. The bars and small restaurants offer various kinds of food at various price levels. The boutiques are nice... More 

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Daventry, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This little area is full of unique, interesting and quirky little boutique shops.Its the sort of place you can go back to again and again and find something new every time. Of particular note was the photo gallery by the canal (whose name escapes me) - full of fabulous images from around the world by many famous photographers.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

A great selection of shops and restaurants. From one-off boutiques and chain stores, the options are great.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

I didn't see anything particularly interesting here. A few nice looking cafes and a couple of nice shops, but mostly things of little interest to myself. Worth a visit on a "you can say you've been there" basis, and to see the nearby canals.

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Atlanta, Ga
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Pretty neat place to "walk around" in.. Many different shops, cafes. Many different types of shops. The walk alone is worth the time to see the area yet be able to hit the unique shops in the area. Worth the time to walk thru!

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Lovely, if slightly over-developed, shopping area. Charming shops and cafes on streets perpendicular to the main central canals.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

De Negen Straatjes (the nine small streets) are located only a few hundred yards behind the Palace on the Dam square. It's exactly that, namely 9 narrow little streets, but the location is perfect and easily walkable. The area is dissected by 3 of the major canals and the views are absolutely stunning. The area is relatively small. but offers... More 

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