Celebrating Alkmaar Ontzet

Celebrating Alkmaar Ontzet

A Special Alkmaar Cafe to celebrate Alkmaar Ontzet At our October Alkmaar Cafe we made a special effort to celebrate Ontzet 450 (although we are a little early).  The Mayor herself paid us a visit  and we were also joined by special guests, Anthony and Elizabeth from...
Special Alkmaar Cafe

Special Alkmaar Cafe

A very special Alkmaar Cafe, as we mark 450 years since the successful defeat of the seige of our sister city by the forces of Phillip II of Spain, a turning point in the battle for statehood by the Netherlands.  We are planning a traditional Alkmaar supper of smoked...