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“A must do!”
Review of Foto de Boer

Foto de Boer
Ranked #4 of 19 things to do in Volendam
Certificate of Excellence
Type: Other
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Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

This is a must do! Dress up in Dutch traditional clothing and have your picture taken at a very reasonable price. Basic package for 2 persons that consists of 2 copy of the photo in A5 size costs €14. We also got this voucher coupon from the tourist Centre in Volendam that give us a free cd-rom with all our photos. It was quick and easy and we are done in less than 20mins but waiting time for the photo to be processed takes about 30mins.

4  Thank Veriza Y
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Reviewed August 24, 2013

You can take picture with classic clothes of Netherlands, They have 2 differents backgrounds to choose from.

There are lockers available and as mentioned before, make sure yours can be locked with a key
You have to wait around 30 mins to bet your photo printed and of course they sell photo frames with volendam as a nice memory!

Enjoy you stay

1  Thank TitoRon
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Reviewed August 24, 2013

We took Dutch traditional clothing picture in the Foto de Boer ,seems that this shop is recommended by our tour operator.Huge Dutch traditional clothing and wooden shoes comes in all sizes for men and women.A bit hectic inside because a small shop packed with almost 40 tourists.We liked the picture very much ,and its something new to us.Instant printing available.A piece of Dutch you can bring back home ,nice memory of our visit to the Netherlands.Worthed to try

Thank Erwin K
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Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

The first thing in my mind when l visit Holland was l had to take picture with Dutch traditional clothing. A friend of mine recommended De Broer as one of the oldest foto shop. I read some of the reviews here and there, so l chose this place to take pictures with my family.

Besides photo outlet, De Broer has a souvenir shop on the first floor. The price is OK, even cheaper compare to some other shops. The process of getting a picture is also well-organized.

However, one thing that really needs to be carefully considered by both the owner and the customers is the security. On our visit, my sister lost her bag with all her valuables. Fortunately, she kept her passport with her body bag. She put her bag in the locker, but there was no key available. But we felt safe, so we just put all of our bags in 2 separate lockers. One with key and the other one without key. After the photo session, all of our bags were there but her bag was missing.

Since the place is perhaps always pretty much crowded, the owner should make sure that the key for every locker is always available, so that the customer can safely keep their belongings in the locker. Also, perhaps having Recorded CCTVs would also be a good idea, in case there's something wrong happen during the photo session and also for the sake of security.

For the customers, you will be asked to keep your belongings in the provided lockers. Make sure that the locker has a key for your own safety.

3  Thank NinienIrnawati
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Reviewed July 17, 2013

You can take picture with classic clothes of Netherlands, they have so many size of clothes, they will have something your size, the clothes, the clogs, the hats. They have 2 differents background, the house interior and the beach. You have to wait around 30 mins to bet your photo printed.

Thank Rena A
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