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The Albert Cuyp Market

The Albert Cuyp Market is located on the Albert Cuyp Street in the De Pijp neighbourhood of Amsterdam. Established in 1904, the market is now a sprawling center of commerce with more than 300 stalls at both sides of the street. It is undoubtedly the most popular market in Amsterdam, ad it is also the largest and busiest market in the Netherlands. The market is a center of excellence for the best food and clothing items in Amsterdam. And it is famous for its vintage fashion, cheese, waffles and multicultural merchants with Suriname, Turkish, and Moroccan backgrounds.

For The Foodies

It is always busy on sunny days and Saturdays when it can have over 50,000 visitors and opens for business Mondays to Saturdays between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. If you want to have a first hand and down to earth experience of Amsterdam, you must visit the Albert Cuyp market. Apart from being the most famous market in the Netherlands. The Albert Cuyp market is also a favorite tourist destination as many tourists, window shoppers, bargain hunters and day-trippers come to the market to have a taste of the city’s food and clothing.

Everything you want is at the Albert Cuyp. Are you looking for the best clothes in Amsterdam? You can get it here! Food items such as fruits, meat, chocolate, spices, fresh vegetables, fish, cheese, waffles and so on are available in unbelievable quantities. You can also get plants and flowers among others. The market is home to a dizzying amount of food varieties, so much that deciding on what to buy can be difficult. Visit the fish stands for a savory herring or try out a satisfying cup of coffee at one of the numerous coffee houses and cafes in the market. The market plays host to many exciting food and beverage places including the Albina, Bazaar, Calle Ocho, Sir Hummus, and Soi 74 among others. You can also buy clothing of every kind, shoes, jewelry, bedding, cosmetics, and bike accessories.

Unforgettable Experience

The neighborhood the De Pijp area of Amsterdam where the market is located makes it even more popular. Because the neighborhood is gaining more popularity in recent years with many people taking up residence and a thriving business atmosphere. The Albert Cuyp market is located in the south area and is a few minutes away from the Rijksmuseum and the Heineken Experience. If you want to have an unforgettable experience of Amsterdam. Then you need to visit the Albert Cuyp market which is the biggest day market in Europe.