Both people who plan on making a weekend trip and people who are preparing for a journey around the world find inspiration and information here! Travel guide store à la Carte sells travel guides, maps, globes, journey tales, compasses, atlases and music from around the world.
The collection at à la Carte is more varied and more extensive than that of similar stores. The people who come here are mainly people preparing to go on an adventure, who wish to prepare themselves. However, people who are interested in beautiful maps and atlases are also customers here. What’s great about this store is that everyone can browse through guides and maps here at their leisure. À la Carte is a roomy store, and the multitude of products is displayed in an orderly manner.
The store breathes a warm atmosphere. The staff loves to help you and is very knowledgeable about the subject. They share their passion for traveling and maps with the customers.
Many customers tend to spend a long time browsing around in the store, and some have to try and prevent themselves from spending their entire salaries here. Often, customers ask whether they can work here.
This store has been around since 1984 and used to be located on het Spui. Since 1989, this store has been at its current location: the cosy Utrechtsestraat with its remarkable stores.
Capitol guides, Lonely Planet, Rough Guides, Trotter, Michelin, Bradt, Trailblazer, ANWB-guides en -kaarten, Mo'media, Elmar, Dominicus, Insight Guides, Nelles-maps, Times atlases, Triton nature guides, Wolters-Noordhoff atlases, National Geographic, Rainbow pockets, Recta compasses, Footprint handbook, et cetera, et cetera.