Rotterdam in Netherlands

just an hour away from Amsterdam, this second city is one that should not be overlooked. striking & angular buildings, a burgeoning contemporary art scene & its Markthal are only a few of the reasons to hop on the train and head to Rotterdam.

De Jong

De Jong

dinner

$$$ $$ European, farm-to-table Agniesebuurt

farmers & fishermen & butchers & winemakers are incredibly close to the heart of this...

De Kleine Kapitein

De Kleine Kapitein

shop

$$ $$$ Centrum

this adorable little bookshop caters to the wee ones with colourful & accessible decor &...

De Matroos en Het Meisje

De Matroos en Het Meisje

dinner

$$$ $$ European Feijenoord

this lovely & charming restaurant is a table d’hôtes restaurant that serves an ever-rotating menu of...

Fenix Food Factory

Fenix Food Factory

shop

$$ $$$ Katendrecht

this culinary hotspot down near the water in Rotterdam boasts terrific list of exclusive craft...

Groos

Groos

shop

$$$ $$ Centrum

if you're looking for art & design in Rotterdam you're in luck because Groos has one...

Harvest Coffee Brewers

Harvest Coffee Brewers

breakfast coffee

$$ $$$ coffee Centrum

specialty coffee bar with excellent nibbles to accompany your morning brew, order the crispy sourdough...

Heroine

Heroine

dinner

$$$ $$ international Centrum

a relaxed informal atmosphere plays host to a true fine dining restaurant mixing & matching...

Hotel New York

Hotel New York

sleep

$$ $$$ Feijenoord

this sleek & chic hotel is located in one of Rotterdam's most iconic & historic...

Kaapse Maria

Kaapse Maria

dinner drinks

$$ $$$ international Centrum

there is nothing better than a terrific beer except one accompanied by top-notch food and...

Kunsthal

Kunsthal

culture

$ $$$$ Centrum

this wonderful museum in the heart of Rotterdam opened in 1992 & has been hosting...

Lokaal 1e Klas Koffie

Lokaal 1e Klas Koffie

coffee

$ $$$$ coffee Noord

adorable coffee spot with all sleek blonde wood & brushed concrete, get a delicious open-faced...

Man Met Bril

Man Met Bril

coffee

$ $$$$ coffee Noord

bright airy coffee bar where the coffee is roasted right in front of you, perfect...

Netherlands Architecture Institute

Netherlands Architecture Institute

culture

$ $$$$ Centrum

the NAI is a museum, archive, library & cultural podium all in one wonderful space...

Pantoufle

Pantoufle

shop

$$$ $$ Noord

this serenely beautiful shop focuses on the art of slow living & strives to elevate...

SUE Bakery

SUE Bakery

shop

$$ $$$ Rubroek

if you're looking for treats that are as beautiful as they are tasty (that won't...

De Jong

De Jong

dinner

$$$ $$ European, farm-to-table Agniesebuurt

farmers & fishermen & butchers & winemakers are incredibly close to the heart of this...

De Kleine Kapitein

De Kleine Kapitein

shop

$$ $$$ Centrum

this adorable little bookshop caters to the wee ones with colourful & accessible decor &...

De Matroos en Het Meisje

De Matroos en Het Meisje

dinner

$$$ $$ European Feijenoord

this lovely & charming restaurant is a table d’hôtes restaurant that serves an ever-rotating menu of...

Fenix Food Factory

Fenix Food Factory

shop

$$ $$$ Katendrecht

this culinary hotspot down near the water in Rotterdam boasts terrific list of exclusive craft...

Groos

Groos

shop

$$$ $$ Centrum

if you're looking for art & design in Rotterdam you're in luck because Groos has one...

Harvest Coffee Brewers

Harvest Coffee Brewers

breakfast coffee

$$ $$$ coffee Centrum

specialty coffee bar with excellent nibbles to accompany your morning brew, order the crispy sourdough...

Heroine

Heroine

dinner

$$$ $$ international Centrum

a relaxed informal atmosphere plays host to a true fine dining restaurant mixing & matching...

Hotel New York

Hotel New York

sleep

$$ $$$ Feijenoord

this sleek & chic hotel is located in one of Rotterdam's most iconic & historic...

Kaapse Maria

Kaapse Maria

dinner drinks

$$ $$$ international Centrum

there is nothing better than a terrific beer except one accompanied by top-notch food and...

Kunsthal

Kunsthal

culture

$ $$$$ Centrum

this wonderful museum in the heart of Rotterdam opened in 1992 & has been hosting...

Lokaal 1e Klas Koffie

Lokaal 1e Klas Koffie

coffee

$ $$$$ coffee Noord

adorable coffee spot with all sleek blonde wood & brushed concrete, get a delicious open-faced...

Man Met Bril

Man Met Bril

coffee

$ $$$$ coffee Noord

bright airy coffee bar where the coffee is roasted right in front of you, perfect...

Netherlands Architecture Institute

Netherlands Architecture Institute

culture

$ $$$$ Centrum

the NAI is a museum, archive, library & cultural podium all in one wonderful space...

Pantoufle

Pantoufle

shop

$$$ $$ Noord

this serenely beautiful shop focuses on the art of slow living & strives to elevate...

SUE Bakery

SUE Bakery

shop

$$ $$$ Rubroek

if you're looking for treats that are as beautiful as they are tasty (that won't...