In the course of the last ten years, P.C. Hooftstraat has become one of the most expensive shopping streets in the Netherlands. It contains many international and famous brand stores. Apartments here range among the most expensive in Amsterdam.
The P.C. Hooftstraat is a shopping street in Amsterdam, Netherlands. In 1876 it was named after Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft (1581–1647), a Dutch historian, poet and playwright. The street is located in the district of Amsterdam Oud-Zuid and runs from the Stadhouderskade to the Vondelpark. It is crossed by the Hobbemastraat and the Van Baerlestraat.