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“A taste of Holland” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Grote Markt

Grote Markt
Marktplatz, Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Ranked #3 of 29 things to do in Haarlem
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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“A taste of Holland”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Great bargains , plenty of craft stalls as well as genuine Dutch memorabillia. It is in a lovely old sqare surronded by a medieval church.

Visited September 2013
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
“Make sure you have a Herring”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Its a nice open space - when there is a market its always interesting. There is a herring stall there all of the time not far from the Church. Try something - all good quality

Visited August 2013
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Newton Stewart, Scotland, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
“on market days”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

it is a square in the centre of the town with cafes etc. However it is of more interest on market days with a variety of goods from several counties for sale

Visited August 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
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“Magnificent Church”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Dominates the lively square in the middle of Haarlem. Beautiful chimes from the bells around lunchtime.

Visited August 2013
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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“Beautiful and cosy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

Nice square full nice bars, restaurants, peculiar stores and a very beautiful church museum. Saturdays we go to the market, one of the nicest from the region.

Visited July 2013
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