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Trip to the Netherlands. Part 8: The South of the Netherlands

The south of the Netherlands is mushed in between Belgium and Germany. It is the area where I grew up. The area where they speak with a soft “g”. My extended trip is continuing and I’m going to visit my family and friends in the south of the Netherlands. You probably have noticed that I… Read More Trip to the Netherlands. Part 8: The South of the Netherlands

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Trip to the Netherlands. Part 7: The Albert Cuyp Market

At our last meal, I suddenly realized that we forgot to try some major Dutch treats. How could I! We had “Poffertjes” and “Bitterballen”, but what about “Herring/Matjes” or a fresh and warm “Stroopwafel”!! What are we going to do? I offered the idea to go to the Albert Cuyp Market, which is an outside… Read More Trip to the Netherlands. Part 7: The Albert Cuyp Market

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A Trip to the Netherlands Part 3: The Noordermarkt and thrift shops galore.

It is Saturday and Saturday morning means in the Netherlands, going to a Farmers Market and in this case the “Noordermarkt”.   It was also a great day for finding lovely thrift shops or vintage shops on Haarlemmer straat. The “Noordermarkt” It is a cloudy, chilly but dry day. After a little bit of breakfast (not too… Read More A Trip to the Netherlands Part 3: The Noordermarkt and thrift shops galore.