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  • 1. Squares & Statues

    The Isted Lion is a Danish war monument originally intended as a monument of the Danish victory over Schleswig-Holstein in the Battle of Isted (Idstedt) on July 25, 1850 — at its time the largest...

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  • 2. Currency Issues

    Denmark is a EU COUNTRY, BUT IT USES THE DANISH KRONER, not the euro. When you arrive at the Airport it is easy to get Kroners from the ATM machines and money exchange. Foreign exchange is...

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  • 3. Walking

    If you have a spare weekend, Copenhagen would make a nice trip. A tour of the city includes usually bus tour, photo stops at a couple of scenic areas of the city, a boat ride around the harbor and...

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  • 4. Food.

    In Copenhagen airport they have opened a traditional danish hot dog stand, so while you are waiting for your luggage upon arrival you do not need to bore yourself silly but can start embracing danish...

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  • 5. Mail, e-mail, telephone, internet etc.

    Every day we walked past the Danish Head post office. This was all the mail comes, so it was a very busy place! The building is old and nice, so take a look about at the nice carvings of Horses, Lions...

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  • 6. Canals and harbour

    When we left the harbor on the ship, I went out on the promenade deck to take photos of whatever aids to navigation I could see. There are three possible lighthouses to be seen: Stubben (Frihavn...

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  • 7. Architecture

    We are blessed in Portugal by a bright sun during almost all the year. This makes us surprised by the ingenious solutions found in the north to... catch the sun. The advanced windows and balconies...

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  • 8. Strøget & shopping

    Very good people watching AND cakes can be had where Amagertorv meets Højbro Plads along the Strøget pedestrian street. Sure, it is where everyone passes up and down Strøget and therefore crowded...

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  • 9. History & legends

    This is a large fountain located in Langelinie Park near one of the cruise ship docks. It is next to Kastellet and is the largest monument in Copenhagen. The fountain was donated to the city of...

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  • 10. Thoughts about Copenhagen

    A few impressions about Copenhagen: Definitely a coffee culture. Difficult to get a good cup of tea made the English way! Many hotels have free wi-fi for guests. Most definitely expensive for food...

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  • 11. Tourist information

    we went to copenhagen between christmas and new year - the weather didn't stop us doing anything - we took winter clothing - doubt you will need that in september but make sure you take enough to...

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  • 12. Castles and the royal family

    One of many Fondest memories was getting lost in Hamlet's Castle and being mistaken for residents by people taking a tour. We walked over the moat on a solid wooden bridge and entered the court yard...

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  • 13. Tivoli & Amusement parks

    When we got into Tivoli, we went first on the Ferris Wheel. We went around twice (which we could do because it was rainy and no one was waiting) because I wanted to have a second chance to take...

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  • 14. Breweries/Beer

    Danish Beer!! Sorry the picture is so dark, the day was overcast but I was surprised to see such a huge bottle of Carlsberg beer along the road we were driving one. This is definitely not "subliminal"...

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  • 15. Churches

    There are a lot of interesting steeples and towers in Copenhagen. Sometimes it was hard to tell if they were religious or secular. The Town Hall has a tall tower and so does the railroad station....

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  • 16. Little mermaid

    The brewer Carl Jacobsen visited the show of the Ballett "The Little Mermaid" at the Royal Theatre in 1909. One of the dancers, Ellen Price, impressed him a lot. After the show Jacobsen asked her...

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  • 17. H. C. Andersen

    I learnt the most beautiful story about the amazing paper cuts H.C. Andersen was making one freezing winter night in Northern Norway, smoking Danish apple falvoured tabacco and eating biscuits dipped...

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  • 18. Museums

    A wonderful museum of paintings!!! I was really excited. Also the design of the museum is quite interesting as you can see an old building inside the mordern one. It is definitelly worth to spend a...

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  • 19. Events

    While in Copenhagen I got the chance to meet Vt'er Claus for a few beers in O'leary's Sports bar with Pod. What better place than that to discuss the finer points on football and to gossip on fellow...

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  • 20. Parks

    Kongens Have (the kings garden) is one of the favorite places to hang out for the people of Copenhagen if it´s sunny. It´s a pleasant park situated right in the center of Copenhagen and in the middle...

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  • 21. Christiania

    Walking through the city over the bridge and stumbing onto the unique world of Christiana, the squatters town where Amsterdam is alive and kicking (out of the bedroom - more into the gardening side of...

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  • 22. Entertainment

    At the Axeltorv Square you’ll find a very colourful building which houses Palads - just one of many cinemas in the Copenhagen area. Most of the cinemas shows the mainstream movies, but Cinemateket...

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  • 23. Rundetårn

    the Round Tower was built in 1637-1642. Its measuring 268m (880 ft.) and winding itself seven times around the hollow core of the tower. The top of the tower offers great views over the city's roofs....

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  • 24. Views

    My daughter-in-law told my granddaughter that there wouldn't be graffiti or vandalism in European cities, and my granddaughter was disappointed to find that this was not so. So she took a lot of...

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  • 25. Weather

    For general reference use the BBC World Average conditions. Very good guide. Here's stuff on Copenhagen: http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/world/city_guides/results.shtml?tt=TT003490 March Average...

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