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Top Choice Market in Haarlem

Grote Markt

Haarlem is at its liveliest during its regular Monday and, especially, Saturday market, when its namesake square fills with stalls selling fresh produce, cheese, preserves, spices, nuts and ready-to-eat Dutch and in…
Market in North Holland

De Bazaar Beverwijk

Every weekend up to 80,000 bargain hunters flock to the town of Beverwijk to visit the covered De Bazaar Beverwijk, one of Europe’s largest ethnic markets with 2000-plus vendors and 65 eateries. Piled high are Arabi…
Food in Texel

De Texelse Chocolaterie

The heavenly aroma here of melting chocolate made from fresh Texel milk will make you go weak at the knees. Its exquisite pralines and bonbons are laid out like jewels, and come in shapes such as the island's outlin…
Toys in Monnickendam

Avontuur in Miniatuur

Dolls houses (and everything you need to furnish, decorate and populate them) are the speciality of this miniature wonderland. When you visit, you may see craftspeople sitting around the shop's large table creating …
Food in Texel

De Kade

Hundreds of Texel-made products from all over the island are stocked at this one-stop shop at Oudeschild's historic harbour: cheese, wine, jams and preserves, herbs, handicrafts, woollen blankets and clothes.
Cheese in Alkmaar

De Tromp Kaashuis

If you're looking to pick up some cheese after seeing so much of it, check out this quality-certified shop where samples abound.
Market in Hoorn

Hoorn Markt

Hoorn's weekly open-air market unfurls along Breed every Saturday.