Copenhagen is the capital and largest city of Denmark.
It is located on the eastern shore of the island of Zealand and partly on the island of Amager. Copenhagen faces the Oresund to the east, the strait of water that separates Denmark from Sweden, and that connects the North Sea with the Baltic Sea.
Copenhagen Travel, Denmark Tourist Attractions
Copenhagen is also a part of the Oresund region, which consists of the eastern part of Zealand in Denmark and the western part of Scania in Sweden.
In 2007, the magazine Monocle listed Copenhagen second in their Top 20 Most Livable Cities Chart. Moscow Metro
It used to be one of the largest business harbor in the world but now it might be better known as a famous cultural city in the world.
With all the historical buildings and the cutlural aspects of the area the tourist industry has picked up immensely over the years.
Lots of people visit the area every year to see all that Copenhagen has to offer. You will most likely be one of the ones that wants to go back over and over again.
For most of people who love fairy tales and those Disney classic cartoons, there's one name would always be in their memory--Hans Christian Andersen. If Denmark is a fairy tale country, then Copenhagen would be the magic palace in this fairy tale.
Winter Views of Copenhagen, Reminding us of those Fairy Tales
They were and still are building a fairy world in the heart of every child all over the world:"The Snow Queen", "The Little Mermaid", "The Emperor's New Clothes" and "The Ugly Duckling".
By the Copenhagen harbor, there's a statue of the Little Mermaid. This small and unimposing statue is a Copenhagen icon and a major tourist attraction.
Is there anyone who may tell the entire fairy tale of the little mermaid? It's about a young mermaid willing to give up her life in the sea and her identity as a merperson to gain a human soul and the love of a human prince.
Some people say Copenhagen is a walking city, in which it means, if you really wanna touch the beauty of the city, you must take a walk around in the streets.
Christiansborg Palace, home of the Danish Parliament Folketinget, the Supreme Court, Office of the Prime Minister and official reception area of Queen MargretheII
Walking along the streets in Copenhagen, you couldn't help taking a breath of this fariy tale city. You may start imaging which tale the building in front of you is related?
Amalienborg Palace, home of the Danish royal family. The central building is the domed Marble Church located behind the palace complex
Børsen, the former Stock Exchange building
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