Shopping in Leeuwarden

  • Shopping in Leeuwarden


    For an excellent selection of books about Friesland, including a couple of translations of Frisian poets and novelists, duck into this Frisian bookshop and cultural centre.

  • Shopping in Leeuwarden


    Time appears to stand still in this old-fashioned store selling local and regional food products and drinks from Friesland. Think cheese, air-dried sausages, cranberry jellies and jams, teas, liqueurs and spirits, including traditional jenever (Dutch gin) and Beerenburg (essentially gin flavoured with macerated herbs) made in nearby Sneek.

  • Shopping in Leeuwarden

    Van der Velde

    An elegant bookshop with a small but decent selection of English-language and travel books.