The Westerstraat, for all daily groceries, is located around the corner, and there are numerous clothing and specialty shops in Haarlemmerstraat and Prinsengracht. On Mondays and Saturdays there is the famous bric-and-brac, and (organic) market on resp. The Noordermarkt, Westerstraat and Lindengracht. The Central Trainstation with all public transport connections is easy to reach and in the nearby Westerpark you can have a nice walk or exercise. On a quiet corner with all the beauty that Amsterdam has to offer around the corner.