The underground art space Cisternerne in Copenhagen

Copenhagen on a budget

If you want to squeeze as much as possible out of Copenhagen, without blowing your travel budget, here are some great affordable and free activities.

Gayer than gay

LGBT Copenhagen

Copenhageners are open-minded, relaxed and tolerant people, and the capital city has long been a playground for both gay Danes and tourists. Here you can be free, open and most of all yourself.

Children playing in Copenhagen

Kids height Copenhagen

Copenhagen is a very kid friendly city. Kids are fully incorporated into the everyday life of the city, which makes Copenhagen a perfect city to visit.

Wegner chair

Danish design & architecture

Danish design is known all over the world for its clean, simple lines, great materials and classic creations that never go out of style.

Nordic Taste event, photo Copenhagen Media Center

The New Nordic Kitchen

The New Nordic Kitchen is characterised by its commitment to organic, sustainable and local products.

Heels on bike, photo Mikael Colville-Andersen

Bike, green & organic Copenhagen

Swim in the clean waters of the city’s harbour baths, stay in a sustainable hotel, eat organic, and ride the electric city bikes around the old maritime city.

Istegade, photo Ty Stange

Area guide: Hipster Vesterbro

Copenhagen's former red light district made no. 4 on Thrillist's top 10 most hipster neighbourhoods on Earth in 2014.

Jægersborggade in Nørrebro, photo Ty Stange

Area guide: Multicultural Nørrebro

Vibrant, colourful, casual and young at heart, Nørrebro is to many Copenhageners even more hipster than Vesterbro.

Family-friendly Østerbro

Area guide: Family-friendly Østerbro

Broad boulevards, parks, delicacies, design shops. The neighborhood of Østerbro in Copenhagen is somewhat posh and at the same time completely down to earth.

Frederiksberg Garden in Copenhagen

Area guide: Green Frederiksberg

Frederiksberg is the fashionable part of Copenhagen with luxury flats, excellent shopping, eateries and romantic green oases.

Royal Copenhagen Christmas Tables

Christmas in Copenhagen

Copenhagen is a wonderful Christmas city. Here are some basic facts about this special time of the year in the Danish capital.

Christiania, photo Connie Maria Westergaard

Area guide: Alternative Christiania

Christiania is a society within society. Experience a different way to live with a mixture of creatively built houses, music venues and cheap eateries.

Christianshavns Canal | Photo Thomas Høyrup Christensen

Area guide: Maritime Christianshavn & Holmen

Relax in a sidewalk cafe, hop on a canal boat and enjoy the views of old canal houses or explore freetown Christiania. Everybody loves Christianshavn!