Books 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.

Food & Drinks 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...

Books in Leeuwarden

Van der Velde

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