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Travel Blogs from Copenhagen
... It was a strange place. Families were riding around in golf carts and rickshaws. People were hovering over trashcan fires. Despite it being one of Denmark's most popular tourist attractions, photos are not allowed. When I asked the pleasant woman with dreaded hair who served me my shot of pure ginger why, she said that people live in Christiania and it's not a zoo. It felt kinda zoo-y to me, but, hey...
We didn't spend much time in Christiania and ...
... or-Treating or the scary decorations but it is tolerated. Due to my lack of costume options and funds for a good costume I decided to go dressed as three hole punched version of Katie (a reference from The Office's Jim if you don't know) complete with whatever I would usually wear plus three black circles on me. The club literally right across the street called Hive was having a student special that was too good to turn down. It is one of the most exclusive clubs ...
We had another great breakfast and went off driving around Denmark. helge took us to where he grew up and showed us his family home, school, etc. the bikes were on a rack on the car so we went for a ride through a beautiful bush setting near a lake. The trees are changing colour and look beautiful. We walked upstairs to a bird hide to look over the lake. We then drove to betta's home town just up the road and saw where she grew up. The countryside is very pretty with only ...
We set out this morning to do more sightseeing in Copenhagen. We left around 9am from Vivi's house and first found our way to the Amalienborg Palace which is the Royal Palace for both the King and Queen of Denmark and also Prince Frederik and Princess Mary. Amazing place and huge. I had a photo taken with a guard and apparently stood too close to him ( I was a metre at least in front of him) he dropped his rifle to the ground and made a cracking sound to let me know I was too ...
... bid us goodbye. We got heavily rained on going to dinner. Never mind, we enjoyed our last evening in Copenhagen and finished packing for our early start.
The words of the song are true. "wonderful wonderful copenhagen".
Hope our reader gets to see and enjoy this lovely place sometime or maybe just sing the song.
Report back in on the 17th with our first thoughts on Berlin.
Jeff and Wendy
Other places to stay in Copenhagen
Nyrops, Copenhagen | 5 star hotelfrom $196
- Great location but some improvements required
- Couldn't ask for better
Mejlgårdens, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $181
Frederiksstaden, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $182
Fisketorvets, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $162
- Terrible service at the Copenhagen Island Hotel
- Best shower, worst service
- Could do a lot better!
Christianshavn, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $163
- Overpriced middle class hotel
- Great breakfast, flash gym equipment but smallish rooms and very expensive
- Do not under any circumstance stay here
Abel Cathrines, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $141
- Great Location
- Need look no further a Gem of a Hotel
- Excellent Hotel, Excellent Service
Tivolis, Copenhagen | 2 star hotelfrom $117
- Great they have got it right
- Too uncomfortable for me
Nyrops, Copenhagen | 3 star hotelfrom $193
- Very good hotel in a convenient central location
- Not even up to Scandic Standards
- Not worth it.
Frederiksstaden, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $189
- Fantastic - highly recommended
- Great staff, fab for foodies!
- City Break
Indre By, Copenhagen | 5 star hotelfrom $218
- Lovely hotel
Tivolis, Copenhagen | 5 star hotelfrom $203
- Excellent Stay
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel - Not just a guest factory
Reventlows, Copenhagen | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- A stroll from the central train station
- For train travellers
- Ein sch÷ner Ort zum ▄bernachten
Indre By, Copenhagen | 5 star hotelfrom $178
- Worst Hotel in Europe
- Una pÚsima experiencia
- Sleep on a park bench, instead of staying here!!!
Sydhavnens, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $155
Vesterbro - Kongens Enghave, Copenhagen | 2 star hotelfrom $125
Nyrops, Copenhagen | 3 star hotelfrom $178
- Modern Hotel in a Good Location
- Stylish Scandinavian
- Hip to be Square!
Helgolands, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $155
Kalvebodernes, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $155
- Excellent Hotel!!
- Excellent Location
- Perfect for a short break in copenhagen
Backers, Copenhagen | 3 star hotelfrom $138
Vesterbro - Kongens Enghave, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $130
Helgolands, Copenhagen | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Pleasant hotel - very central
- Business Class Wannabe
- Very, Good and Central
Gammelholms, Copenhagen | 3 star hotelfrom $154
- Nice quiet hotel on the perfect spot
- Avoid this one!
Indre By, Copenhagen | 3 star hotelfrom $94
Nyrops, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $135
- Insgesamt ein gro▀artiges Erlebnis
- Overall great experience
- Not convinced
Nyrops, Copenhagen | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Lovely Hotel
- Great Location if you want to be able to walk to everything
- Generally positive experience!