Travel Blogs from Copenhagen
... the court is a statue of King Frederick V, the founder of Amalienborg. The castle was built 1669-1673. On April 19, 1689, the Opera was performing for the Royals, when a stage decoration caught fire and the palace burned to the ground and 180 people lost their lives. The 2nd Amalienborg was built by Frederick IV at the beginning of his reign (1699). Amalienborg is guarded 24/7 by the Royal Life Guards. The Guards start their march thru ...
... br> The
streets are mainly wide, the narrower ones for foot traffic only and
cycle lanes everywhere The architecture is different again to other
places. Of particular notice was a church tower with an external
staircase spiraling around the outside. The buildings along the
canal were very picturesque. Photos and more photos. Near where we
boarded the boat for our cruise, there are underground toilets.
Expecting to see old and maybe grubby ...
... lunch back at the Torvehallerne (we spotted some amazing looking salads when we were there for brekky!) we visited the Rosenborg Castle, home of the Danish Crown Jewels. They were so spectacular! The rest of the afternoon was spent walking around Christianshavn, famous for its canals and houseboats. We arrived back at the hostel around 7pm and Margot cooked us another amazing dinner of salmon and veggies. She got a few funny looks considering ...
... of the little mermaid (unbelievably underwhelming), before seeking out the bakery by the station. I wish I had taken a picture of the cinnamon snail. Its not surprising that it is Denmark's signature pastry. Yes, you can find them all over the world, but they are not a patch on the real thing. The pastry itself is along the lines of croissant pastry: rich and buttery. They then spread on a mixture of butter, sugar and vast amounts of cinnamon, before rolling it up in a ...
... An excellent evening’s entertainment once again. One thing I will say about the Black Watch evening shows – at least they are original and not just the same old tired excerpts from musicals that we saw on the Adonia in May.
Then it was off to the quiz (which we didn’t win – I think our prizes have dried up now!) and ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Pension Bondehuset Copenhagen
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!