City breaks - Editorial
The perfect location
Denmark is Scandinavia's gourmet food capital, with 21 Michelin stars at 18 star-studded restaurants in Copenhagen and Aarhus. In recent years, Copenhagen has blazed its own trail as one of the world's great gastronomic hotspots.
1000s – The first settlement.
How much food is it physically possible to heap on top of a slice of rye bread? At Copenhagen's smørrebrød restaurants you'll find out! Smørrebrød comes in hundreds of varieties including veggie options, fish, pate or meat.
Danish Cyclists’ Federation
Denmark’s number one design street
The Bridge: An award-winning hit
The Legacy (Arvingerne)
The Royal Library Garden
The lovely waterfront area at Islands Brygge is the place to enjoy the first of Copenhagen’s harbour baths, designed by superstar architect Bjarke Ingels.
If it’s your first time in Copenhagen, a bodega is a great way to experience old Denmark. These pubs are cosy, closed-in places where everyone knows everyone else’s names. Ask a local to show you how to play a game of dice, a popular Danish pastime!
Eating on a budget: Pack a picnic
More than cabbage sausage and rib broths
Take your pick of Denmark's most popular attractions; a fascinating mix of museums, galleries and historical parks.
Borgen: Denmark's West Wing!
On the trail of The Killing
Helena Christensen's favourite
Wondering what to do in Copenhagen? These are some of the absolute best attractions in Copenhagen.