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Copenhagen Card
"Choose between a 24- 48- 72- or 120-hour Copenhagen Card when you book and then collect your card and free Copenhagen map at Copenhagen Airport or a central redemption point in the city.Valid for the set number of hours from the time you first use it your card helps you get the best from your time in Denmark’s lovely capital with included public transport and free admission to 74 top Copenhagen attractions. Additional valuable discounts on exciting activities
From DKK379.00
 
Danish Hygge Culture and Historical Copenhagen Walking Tour
"Start your Danish culture tour near the yellow houses of Nyboder a district built by King Christian IV in the 17th century to house the growing Royal Danish Navy. Next stroll to Kongens Have (King’s Garden) surrounding the Rosenborg Palace and learn about one of the first public parks in the world. The beautiful garden near Øster Voldgade was gifted to the Danes from King Christian IV.As you discuss the uniquel continue your walk through the city and take in several of the city’s oldest streets. Amble along Strøget one of the world’s largest pedestrian shopping streets and pause by Stork Fountain to hear about the anti-establishment culture that’s prevalent in the city. Call in for a cup of coffee at a cozy local cafe and then head past the castles that house several government offices as well as the Danish parliament. Hear how Denmark is governed
From EUR69.00
 
Copenhagen Canal Tour
"Hop aboard your sightseeing cruise boat in Nyhavn or Gammel Strand in central Copenhagen. Take a seat in the boat’s lower saloon or stroll around the deck admiring the city sights as you cruise. Canals zigzag through Copenhagen and the city’s top waterfront sights appear around every twist and turn. Watch out for attractions like the Little Mermaid an iconic Edvard Eriksen statue carved to look like a character from a Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale. Learn the history of Copenhagen as your onboard guide points out key sights. Hear about Amalienborg Castle – seat of the Danish royal family since the 18th century – while and gaze at Copenhagen Opera House a futuristic-looking building that juts out onto the waterfront.Glide through Christianshavn canal quarter and hear trivia about King Christian IV
From DKK80.00

Polse (Danish hot-dogs)

Polse (Danish hot dog) are very popular in Copenhagen. A polse is a long, meaty red sausage in a sandwich. They are usually sold by hot dog vendors from hot dog stalls (polsevognen). You find the...
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HORSCHECK
Aug 08, 2004

Hunting Mushrooms

Hunting! ...yes mushrooms are closer to animals then plants! Interesting maybe not as much for the tasty mushrooms but for the closer and more observant contact with the nature your in. In the...
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TheView
Oct 22, 2006

Home cooking

Eating out is expensive so home cooking is a good hobby to have here is some I done just if you like to try it yourself. Scallops marinated one day in Saaz blonde (Beer from Jacobsen, Carlsberg, very...
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TheView
Jan 09, 2008

Environmentally friendly cost.

Denmark seems to pride itself of being a very green-aware country. Part of their efforts involve bottles and cans. Everyone I bought had a 1Kr (about 15 cents US/EUR) recycling deposit on it. Although...
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sourbugger
Dec 10, 2007

Eating on the Hoof #2 - The Polser Wagen

The Polser Wagens are even more ubiqitous, though a tad more traditionally Copenhagen, than the aforementioned 7-Elevens and are popular for exactly the same reason - food on the hoof is a lot cheaper...
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johngayton
Apr 04, 2011

Smorrebrodsmad

This is an open sandwich which is a favourite of the Danes, and so we decided to give it a go.The most famous is a Herring one, so that's what I had.It wasn't too bad, especially as I'd never had...
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pugwashman
Apr 27, 2014

Eating On The Hoof #3 - Literally!

This is a relatively new addition to the Copenhagen "Street Eats" repertoire and is probably inspired by someone's visit to Berlin where the "Grillwalker" was first introduced.This is simplicity...
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johngayton
Mar 06, 2012

La Glace patisserie

La Glace dates back to 1870 and is famous for the delicious cakes and chocolate. I liked to have breakfast there, but actually lots of people decide to go there at "tea time". It seemed also very...
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Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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Royal Library

The Royal Library Garden is located back from the road, so take care, you could walk straight past! The Library Garden is located on top of the former site of Christian IVs old Naval Harbour. This is...
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Black Diamond - Sorte Diamant

Not far from where I was viewing buildings from the 1700's, I find an ultra-modern Black building, known as the "Black Diamond" building. This is the Royal Library in Copenhagen, national library of...
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Slotsholmen

Slotsholmen, or 'The Castle Islet' is a part of the centre of the city situated on what was originally a number of small islands in the water between Copenhagen on the shore of Zealand and the island...
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Børsen - Stock Exchange

Copenhagen, as you will immediately see on arriving in the city centre, is the city of towers and spires. A great many of them stretch into the sky, ranging from the playful Vor Frelsers Kirke to the...
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Church of Our Saviour - Vor Freiser Kirke

Ok, I do not like heights... but the golden tower looked so pretty that I wanted to climb up the 92 meters! The first part is fine - nothing to it, other than a whole pile of stair. Indoors, safe, a...
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Knippelsbro

Be warned: Knippelsbro is everything but beautiful. It's a loud, dirty, busy 4-lane bridge which connects Slotsholmen with the island of Christianshavn. The only reason why I include it as a tip in my...
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