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“2nd-hand/flea mmarket with charmm!!!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Waterlooplein Market

Waterlooplein Market
behind the Amsterdam Townhall, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
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Ranked #31 of 115 shopping in Amsterdam
Type: Flea/ Street Markets
Activities: Shopping
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Owner description: This is Amsterdam's bustling flea market with more than 300 stalls of merchandise offering a wide selection of items from secondhand clothing and antiques to leather coats and shoes.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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“2nd-hand/flea mmarket with charmm!!!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

Mainly it is second-hand/flea market: lots of second hand clothing; bicycles; books; jewellery; art; an eclectic mmix of interesting things. You'll also find an assortment of stalls selling new itemms such as: souveniers; art; etc. Waterlooplein Market has hundreds of stalls; there's sure to be sommething to capture your interest! No matter what day or hour I've visited it seemms to be well attended. It is closed on Sundays but open long hours 9am to 5pm the rest of the week. I love the charmm of Waterlooplein!!!

Visited May 2013
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London, Ontario, Canada
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“Needed more time”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

A giant flea market! I wish I had had more time to really dig into all the treasures that I'm sure were waiting to be found!

Visited April 2013
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Stockholm, Sweden
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“a market and a great wiew restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

We appreciated the market but even more the resturant on the corner where all people past and it was good fun just watching the people here and a cross the Amstel. Wirth a beer here.

Visited April 2013
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“Nice walk but nothing more.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013 via mobile

Not much veriaty for a 2nd hand market but many locks and chains and bycicle stuff
Most venders sell exactly the same stuff...
But, its a nice walkaround... You may even purchase something...

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Kerava, Finland
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“Not too big”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

It was just about the right size for our interest to check out all interesting stalls. There were actually very cheap clothes among the not so cheap hippie clothes. Also fun antique stuff stalls. Even on Tuesday afternoon there were great amount open stalls.

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