Traditional Danish lunch

10 reasons to go

Are you interested in Danish design, fashion designers, culture or the nordic cuisine? Copenhagen offers many great ways to experience the city and satisfies most needs. Here is a list of 10 reasons to go.

1. Because of the bikes
Daily, one-third of the inhabitants of Copenhagen ride a bicycle to work or school. Experience the city on one of the rentable bikes, from a rickshaw taxi, or on a guided bike tour.

2. Because of the water
Take a dip in the clean and swimmable harbour or enjoy a canal tour and experience the city from the waterside.
 
3. Because of the people
The welcoming Danes are voted as the happiest people in the world and a large majority speaks a high standard of English.
 
4. Because of the "hygge"
The best way of translating the word "hygge" is "cosiness", but you don't know what "hygge" is until you've been to Copenhagen.
 
5. Because of the accessibility
Less than 20 minutes by Metro or train from the Airport to the City centre, a large variety of public transport and a well-developed cruise ship port.
 
6. Because of the shopping
Shop 'till you drop on Strøget and in the surrounding "Latin Quarter". Save up to 20 % with Global Blue taxfree shopping.
 
7. Because of the cooking
Besides home of one of the world's best restaurants (Noma) and 12 other Michelin stared restaurants, Copenhagen can cater for all tastes and budgets.
 
8. Because it is green and clean!
The focus on the environment and sustainablity can be seen everywhere.
 
9. Because of the culture
Royal castles, museums, old streets and historical buildings are all over and open to the public.
 
10. Because of the design
Danish design, fashion and furniture are world famous and on display all over the city. Save up to 20 % with Global Blue taxfree shopping.
 

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