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Alkmaar's Cheese Market & Beautiful Haarlem
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June 19, 2009

Alkmaar is the city in the north of Netherlands and widely known as the place for traditional cheese market in the past.

The train station in Alkmaar, I continued by bus to go to the cheese market which only held every Friday in spring and summer.


When I arrived there at 10.30 am, the event was already begun and surrounded by so many tourists.


"Kaas meisjes" are ready to serve you the best cheese in the world :D


This is how they lift-up the cheeses to get weighing.


This lady couldn't wait to be lifted-up too...:P


Visiting the cheese museum.


Full of sale, branded store, really promising for shopaholics!


My journey headed to Haarlem, another beautiful city. I always remember Haarlem as the city of Daisy (a romantic Korean movie).





The secret garden in Haarlem, very interesting.





The groete kurk in het centrum.


Some random pictures I found in this city, cool :P




The unique shop, they sell vintage stuffs and beyond my imagination...I love it!




I really enjoy this journey. One thing I regret is that I couldn't find any open kebab store when I got hungry there :(
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