Denmark Travel Guide

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Copenhagen

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3935,9857,203

Helsingør

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143,426,8

Odense

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280,890,27

Århus

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314,734,20

Roskilde

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226,758,7

Ålborg

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73,188,17

Dragør

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25,44,0

Bornholm

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79,222,2

Skagen

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77,180,12

Ærø

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41,91,0

Esbjerg

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29,48,9

Møn

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30,101,0

Køge

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37,94,1

Rønne

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28,38,2

Rømø

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17,42,0

Fåborg

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57,104,0

Silkeborg

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21,45,12

Tønder

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18,47,1

Samsø

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15,49,0

Egeskov

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57,350,0

Ebeltoft

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42,111,5

Billund

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26,84,20

Hillerød

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68,210,1

Svendborg

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15,43,11

Fyn

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22,47,0

Rødbyhavn

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13,52,0

Gilleleje

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16,38,0

Ribe

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24,49,51

Humlebæk

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10,38,0

Svaneke

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14,25,0

Kronborg

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45,162,0

Kalundborg

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12,31,0

Horsens

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10,23,6

Præstø

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5,15,0

Middelfart

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4,8,10

Lemvig

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15,19,5

Hanstholm

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15,21,1

Frederikshavn

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5,11,12

Saltholm

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0,3,0

Fredericia

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6,11,10

Bogense

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5,27,0

Sønderborg

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8,28,1

Skanderborg

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3,12,2

Kongens Lyngby

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2,6,0

Nyborg

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6,9,5

Læsø

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0,4,0

Korsør

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3,10,1

Klampenborg

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5,42,0

Hirtshals

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11,38,2

Frederiksborg Slot

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34,119,0

Copenhagen

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  • Tivoli Garden

    Copenhagen Things to Do

    Most Danes speak English. A nation of only 4 million people does not expect tourists to speak their language (as in Germany, France, Italy, Russia or Spain), so 1 out of 2 Danes speaks English. Also, there are many tourists from Great Britain. Tivoli was part of the inspiration for Disneyland and if you have been there ,you can see why. I was...

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  • Hilton Copenhagen Airport

    Copenhagen Hotels

    A found this a great Hilton property to use with early flights out of Copenhagen. It is an easy...

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  • Riz Raz

    4 out of 5 stars

    Copenhagen Restaurants

    RIZ Raz We find this hotel in our guide book and decide to give it a try. It's a vegetable only buffet.....for about $20.00 . it located just off the pedestrian street and about 20 minute or less from our hotel. It's pretty full when we arrive at about 7pm ...must be packed during summer. It turns out to be pretty good. Lots to choose from...

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Helsingør

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  • The Little Merman

    Helsingør Things to Do

    The Little Merman aka Han, found gazing at the sea on a stone by the shore, is a steel sculpture created by Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset. Thanks to hydraulic mechanism, his eyes blink for a split second once every hour.

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  • Hotel Marienlyst

    Helsingør Hotels

    Nordre Strndvej 2, Helsingor, Zealand, 3000, Denmark

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Saint Olaf's Church

    Helsingør Things to Do

    The red brick cathedral was built in 1559 and dedicated to Saint Olaf of Norway. Beside frescoes, you can see a baptismal font, alabaster altarpieces and a carved pulpit.Opening times: Monday-Friday 10-16

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Odense

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  • Sankt knuds kirke

    Odense Tourist Traps

    Just have a look there if you have time, otherwise you don't lose anything expecial. Odense is really a beautiful city and there is a lot to see too. Don't forget the "h.c. andersens hus" or "the funen village".

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  • First Grand Hotel Odense

    Odense Hotels

    Very nice . Beautiful hotel. Extremely friendly staff, of course everyone was friendly. Nice size...

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  • Brewpub

    Odense Restaurants

    A brewpub in town, well, it would be rude not to visit?A lunchtime visit for us, 2 good meals, an open sandwich for me particularly enjoed and sampled a couple of the beers on offer too, both pretty good without being remarkable!Nice comfortable place to visit.

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Århus

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  • Handicraft Kiosks

    Århus Shopping

    When we docked, we saw some musicians and dancers. There were also some local artists is selling Danish handicrafts. They had scarves and bags, rings, bowls and an interesting garlic grater The shops were interesting, but I don't think that I bought anything

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  • Villa Provence

    Århus Hotels

    Fredens Torv 12, Arhus, Jutland, 8000, Denmark

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Handicrafts and the Cruise Terminal

    Århus Shopping

    When we docked, we saw some musicians and dancers. There were also some local artists is selling Danish handicrafts. They had scarves and bags, rings, bowls and an interesting garlic grater The shops were interesting, but I don't think that I bought anything

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Roskilde

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  • Domkirke - Cathedral

    Roskilde Things to Do

    Roskilde Domkirke was admitted to the UNESCO world heritage list in 1995 after having been an ecclesiastical centre for for more than 800 years. But even before construction on the cathedral started in 1170, there had been a church on the same site. Records mention a wooden church in Roskilde as early as in 985 and name it as the burial site of...

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  • Scandic Roskilde South

    Roskilde Hotels

    Major chain hotel. Seemed emty when we where there. We had a family room (one double bed and two...

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  • Moehr

    Roskilde Restaurants

    A visit to Denmark would not be complete without trying Smørrebrød, that quintessentially Danish dish. Smørrebrød is a bit like a luxurious sandwich - but only to a certain degree. It consists of a slice of thick bread of your choice topped with everything tasty you could find in the kitchen. Have a look at this apt description in our guidebook:...

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Ålborg

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  • A Viking Settlement and More

    Ålborg Local Customs

    The bridge to Aalborg spans the Limfjord at it's narrowest point and this fact plays an important role in the development of the city which can trace its roots back a thousand years from a coin documenting "Alabu" (The name given to Aalborg) and gives the date 1040. Aalborg was an ancient Viking settlement and at Lindholm Hoje on the north side of...

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  • Quality Aalborg Hotel

    Ålborg Hotels

    Vesterbro 12C, Aalbourg, Jutland, 9000, Denmark

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Virgin Ane Street!

    Ålborg Things to Do

    Jomfru Ane Gade (English translation: Virgin Ane Street.) The street, near a convent, was named after a fifteenth century nun known as Ane.What makes this bit of history all the more interesting is to walk down the cobble stone street of Jomfru Ane Gade from end to end. Captivating old world houses have been converted into one of the best nightlife...

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Dragør

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  • Dragør's harbour

    Dragør Things to Do

    In Dragør's heyday, the harbour was the second-biggest in Denmark. Nowadays, it's a busy yacht harbour with lots of boats bobbing on the waves, a few cafés and some historic buildings. The most famous of them is a tar-burning house where the substance that you need to caulk ships was produced. It's one of very few remaining buildings of this type...

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  • Discover Dragør's maze of alleys

    Dragør Things to Do

    Get lost in Dragør! It's the perfect place for a nice stroll through narrow alleys lined with historical buildings which more often than not date back several hundred years. Dragør's history started in the 12th century with a fishing harbour and later the right to trade with herring. The town was also an important pilot base. Dragør's pilots guided...

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  • Store Magleby

    Dragør Things to Do

    Just outside Dragør, on the way from Copenhagen, is a little village called Store Magleby.The area has had a Dutch ancestry since the early 16th century when King Christian II invited a group of farmers from the Netherlands — at the time a more agriculturally advanced nation than Denmark — to settle in the area and produce food for the royal...

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Bornholm

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  • Hammershus

    Bornholm Things to Do

    Once a residence of king Valdemar II, this castle from the 13th century, is today a ruin in a beautiful area of the coast north of Bornholm.Reconstruction in 1900 recovered part of the walls and a tower.

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  • Radisson SAS Fredensborg Hotel

    Bornholm Hotels

    Strandvejen 116, Ronne, Bornholm, 3700, Denmark

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Gudhjem's Museum

    Bornholm Things to Do

    Gudhjem Museum is located by the main road, at the entrance of the village on the northern coast of Bornholm. Housed in the former railway station (I didn't notice when I visited it), it is administered by the municipal authorities and displays a reasonable collection of locally-produced arts and crafts.

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Skagen

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  • Bunkermuseum

    Skagen Things to Do

    Skagen Bunker Museum The Skagen Bunker Museum is another sight in the Dunes of Skagen. This very top of Danmark was of course also a strategicall important place to be protected in WW II and so the german army had bunkers there as well. The german bunker of the type "Regelbau 638" was used also as a place to treat wounded soldiers. Nowadays you...

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  • Ruth's Hotel

    Skagen Hotels

    Hans Ruths Vej 1, Skagen, Denmark

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Skagen Bunker Museum

    Skagen Things to Do

    Skagen Bunker MuseumThe Skagen Bunker Museum is another sight in the Dunes of Skagen. This very top of Danmark was of course also a strategicall important place to be protected in WW II and so the german army had bunkers there as well. The german bunker of the type "Regelbau 638" was used also as a place to treat wounded soldiers. Nowadays you will...

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Ærø

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  • Flaske-Peters Samling (Bottle Peter...

    Ærø Things to Do

    In the 1940s, Danish sailor Peter Jacobsen started building ships in bottles. He kept building them until he passed away in 1960. During that time, he built lots of ships. All sorts of ships in all sorts of bottles. Over 1700 of them. And now you can see many of them in the museum on Smedgade. If you have any maritime blood in your veins, this is a...

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  • Ærø Microbrews!

    Ærø Local Customs

    Would you believe this island has a microbrewery? Well, it does indeed. The Rise Bryggeri makes 3 types of brew: Ærø Pilsener, Ærø IPA, and Ærø Dark Ale. I tried the first two -- they were both quite good. The beer is available in bottles at the Ærøskøbing Bakery, as well as many restaurants around town, including Restaurant Ærøhus.

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  • Ærøskøbing Ferry

    Ærø Transportation

    Unless you have a car, the best way to get to Ærø is the ferry from Svendborg to Ærøskøbing. Through June 2012, ferries will depart Svendborg Monday-Friday every 3 hours from 07:15 until 19:15, with the final ferry departing at 22:30. On most weekends, the 07:15 ferry doesn't run. Travel time is approximately 1 hour 15 minutes. The return trip from...

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Esbjerg

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  • Esbjerg Festuge (Esbjerg party week)

    Esbjerg Things to Do

    This festival usually takes place early to mid August for a week. In 2014 it was 9-16 August.There's a stage on the town's square for free gigs, the cafés have tents and terraces and the beer flows. Concerts also take place in the Musikhuset and there are various events a bit everywhere. For instance in 2014 just after the festival, there was an...

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  • Scandic Olympic Esbjerg City

    Esbjerg Hotels

    Strandbygade 3, Esbjerg 6700

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • The Underground Bar

    Esbjerg Nightlife

    This is an English pub with live music. It's situated underground near the Hotel Britannia.Nice if you want a bit of food with your drinks and a bit of music and maybe dancing in the evening.Live music on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Friday and Saturday. Casual

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Møn

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  • Stege

    Møn Things to Do

    Stege, the island's capital, is worth a short stop, e.g. when you want to get some groceries or go to a restaurant. Apart from a few old houses in the centre, Stege Church dating back to the 13th century and the massive remains of the city gate Mølleporten there is not exactly a lot to see and do. It might be different in summer, but we had the...

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  • The churches of Elmelunde and Keldby

    Møn Things to Do

    Two hamlets of not more than a few hundred people: that's Elmelunde and Keldby. However, both of them are famous for their churches and consequently attract more than their fair share of tourists. Elmelunde Kirke was begun in 1085 on the site of an earlier church, but it's not its age which makes it famous. Elmelunde Kirke's whole interior is...

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  • Nyord - island and village

    Møn Things to Do

    Nyord is a tiny village on an island with the same name, which is located just off the coast of Møn. As you can only reach it via the island bridge (or by boat), I added it to my Møn page.When accessing Nyord from Møn, the first thing that strikes you is its emptiness. Nyord is flat and doesn't have many trees. Instead there are huge meadows and...

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Køge

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  • Talking dustbins

    Køge Local Customs

    Yes, it did! Køge's dustbins, at least the big ones around the town's main square, do really talk to you once you "feed" them with a bit of trash. As part of the town's campaign "Køge - en ren fornøjelse" (Køge - a pure pleasure), 9-year old Mads Ølting and his class won a guided tour of the local waste management facilities, during which the boy...

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  • Hotel Niels Juel

    Køge Hotels

    Toldbodvej 20, Koge, Zealand, 4600, Denmark

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

  • Did the dustbin just talk to me?!?

    Køge Local Customs

    Yes, it did! Køge's dustbins, at least the big ones around the town's main square, do really talk to you once you "feed" them with a bit of trash. As part of the town's campaign "Køge - en ren fornøjelse" (Køge - a pure pleasure), 9-year old Mads Ølting and his class won a guided tour of the local waste management facilities, during which the boy...

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Rønne

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  • Ferry

    Rønne Transportation

    There are several ferry lines linking Bornholm to the continent, but the commonly used by foreigners is the one that links Ronne with Ystad, in Sweden, in about 75 minutes. The other internal line, to Kogen, takes more than 6 hours and is only made overnight. There are also lines to Poland and Germany.To go to Ystad you may do it by car (using the...

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  • Radisson Sas Ronne Hotel

    Rønne Hotels

    Strandvejen 116, Ronne, 3700, DK

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Dinner Time

    Rønne Warnings and Dangers

    If you come from the south, like me, be careful about your meals' time. I arrived at Ronne airport about 8.30 PM and almost lost dinner. The restaurant in my hotel closed at 8.00 PM(?) and I had to run to Marriott, closing one hour later - I arrive 5 minutes before closing time and had a good expensive dinner.A few days later, in Nexo, I had...

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Rømø

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  • Ferry to Sylt from Rømø

    Rømø Transportation

    To get to the nearby German island Sylt (In Danish; Sild), you have to take the ferry. It leaves from Havneby on the southern end of Rømø, and arrives at the town of List on Sylt. It leaves about every 1½ hour, and the trip takes 30 minutes. It is possible to bring your car, but I think the best way to explore Sylt is by bicycle. For a return...

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  • Prepare to pay more

    Rømø Warnings and Dangers

    I never have written that something is expensive or so but Denmark shocked me a little bit. If you're coming just straight from Germany or Poland you may feel that prices here are higher than there. Or another thing - I thought that on island the prices for everything were a bit more than in other regions of Denmark. I don't say that you won't be...

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  • Forest trails

    Rømø Things to Do

    There are many parking points on the island where one can take some meal, rest or also take the tour into forest. Better to have the islands' map which are provided in tourist office or camping sites, so easier to orientate there. To spend time on the island and waiting for the seal tour, I took one of the trails. I don't know if there is allowed...

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Denmark vacations are for anyone wanting a sweet escape. Just as sweet as their Danish pastries, Danes are known for their friendly, welcoming nature. Spend your Denmark holiday visiting Amalienborg...