Does anyone know if Alkmaar or close by (a bus ride) I can rent a tandem I am coming from Leiden for the Friday cheese market and return to Leiden hotel same day then 2 days in amsterdam. Also any ideas where to go for the Friday afternoon after the market visit thanks Geoff
Hi there, I'm planning a trip to Amsterdam in April and we want to include some horse racing. I see that there is a track in Alkmaar (drafcentrum)? I would appreciate any information such as location, when the race days are and at what times etc. Also is it easy to get to from Amsterdam (where we will be staying) Many thanks for any help in advance.
I'm coming to Alkmaar in September with a friend, we'll be in Alkmaar for one night (two nights actually, but on the first one we're going to see Blof :) )
Any recommendations for where to go at night?
I know it's a small place, so there might not be many options?
(I wonder if it's better to be in Amsterdam? Don't feel like, though)
I hope to be there in April, 2012. Will they have the Cheese Market on Friday, April 6, 2012, Good Friday?
We hope to visit Alkmaar next May; we plan to stay 3 or 4 nights. Is anyone familiar with Pension Onassis? They seem to be centrally located, and offer a room with private bath for 70 euros per night. Other accommodations with private bath seem to be considerable more. We are open to suggestions. We prefer to keep our lodging costs down so we can visit Europe more often and stay longer! Thanks for your help.
I will be arriving Netherlands, Schiphol Airport on 24 Apr 09, Friday at 7am. I would like to visit the Alkmaar Cheese Market on the same day right after I arrive. I have the following questions, will be much appreciate if someone can advise:
1).I'm not sure how fast the Netherlands immigration office process will take. However, if I take a train leaving airport at 8am, do you think it's possible to arrive at the Cheese Market before 9:30am?
2). Where can I find the train schedule from Schiphol Airport to Alkmaar? How frequent is the train?
3). As I will have my baggage with me, should I leave the luggage at the locker at Alkmaar station? Do they have a locker for 25" baggage? How much will be the locker rental?
4). From the Alkmaar train station, how can I get to the Cheese Market? Is it within walking distance?
We will be arriving by train for the Alkmaar Cheese Market before heading on to Amsterdam. Does the train station have lockers where we can stash our luggage for the day?
Hi I am thinking of coming to Alkmaar for a football match Alkmaar v Middlesbrough. Can you recommend a hotel.
How long will it take by train from Airport to Alkmaar?