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    Forget fast-paced shoot-em-ups, The Killing is a crime thriller that champions thoughtful plot and the build-up of tension and suspense. Sarah Lund, the core character of the series, has become a household name and who doesn't love that sweater!

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    Tivoli is more than just a fairground. It’s a cultural wonderland and historical gem right at the heart of Copenhagen. So buckle up and prepare for a unique mix of big thrills and traditional Danish culture.

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    Fairytale-like castles, cobblestone narrow streets, old timbered houses, canal, fields of yellow, windmills, lots of bicycles, happy people, modern architecture and design, as well as a certain sculpture of a little mermaid. Copenhagen is all that, and so much more. Find more Copenhagen itineraries

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    Rich in Viking heritage and a favourite hang-out of Danish painters, North Jutland's cultural and historical offerings are many. Take time out from the beach to explore the region's artistic and historical traditions.

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    See the best of old and new architecture side-by-side in perfect harmony in the City of Spires.

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    Meet the Vikings, go island hopping and visit some of Denmark's more than 400 islands, taste the new Nordic kitchen, learn more about Danish bicycle culture, or read about the Danish way of arranging MINDblowing meetings. Explore our inspiring feature stories below.

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    Copenhagen is within easy reach of parks, castles, forests and beaches to the north. A short train ride or drive takes you to the impressive royal deer park, Dyrehaven; a stunning day out all year round. The park is also home to the world’s oldest amusement park, Bakken. Many castles dot this landscape, such as Fredensborg Palace. Carry on up the coast and you pass quaint seaside villages and Denmark’s most-visited museum, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art.   Click on the pins below to see the best hotels and attractions north of Copenhagen.

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    Copenhagen is a great city to explore with children. It’s not too big, it’s relaxed and many attractions and services offer that little bit extra for kids. Here are some tips and inspiration to help you plan a family break to the fun-filled Danish capital.

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    Getting to and around Copenhagen is easy, fast and convenient. Busses, trains, metro, bicycles, taxis, even harbour busses - there are plenty of modes of transport to choose from when navigating across the capital. This means you can fit in many more more sights and experiences in a weekend than would be possible in many other destinations.

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    Copenhagen is gearing up for hosting this year's Eurovision Song Contest and the official Eurovision Song Contest Week programme has just been launched, offering an abundance of exciting events – #JoinUs and get glammed up for the final.

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    Come and be charmed by Copenhagen, Northern Europe’s cosiest capital, packed with cafés, shops and the best restaurants in Scandinavia. From the winding streets of the beautiful old town and grand royal palaces to the city’s cutting-edge buildings and attractions, Copenhagen is the perfect blend of old world and new. Hop on a bike or stroll the city on foot and take in its laid-back atmosphere and effortless sense of style. Read on for sightseeing inspiration, help finding restaurants in Copenhagen and to make Copenhagen hotel bookings.

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    "Let's grab a cup of coffee" is a common sentence to hear in Denmark, as Danes love a good cup of that hot steaming beverage. Copenhagen's multiple coffee shops are where Copenhageners meet to talk and hang out while they enjoy a well-brewed cup.

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    Nobody does 'summer' quite like the Danes. While many northern Europeans opt to fight for space each summer in one of the Mediterranean's crowded and over-priced beach resorts, the Danes have long perfected the concept of the 'staycation'.

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    IMAGINATION– Discover the Danish Spirit is a fantastic three-week showcase celebrating the best of Danish culture, lifestyle, food and drink and VisitDenmark welcomes you all to discover what Denmark has to offer 27 July – 12 August at St. Katharine Docks in the heart of London.

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    Young Danish chefs have breathed new life into the famous open sandwich, Smørrebrød, which dates back to the 19th century. Now Danes are hungrier than ever for their traditional lunch.

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    Seven bloggers from six nations have just been up close and personal with Copenhagen. Our #Copenhunters 2014 were each given three days and ten digital scavenger hunt challenges in which to prove that they are the Best Blogger on Denmark in 2014! Follow their online adventures in Denmark's capital city here. They'll be scavenging the best instagram shots from around Copenhagen on everything from happiness to liquorice! Start scavenging and may the best blogger win!

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    A region packed with attractions, from castles, flower gardens and ancient church frescos to wildlife parks and amusements.

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    Feel the sense of true Danish "hygge" this Christmas; a season steeped in unique traditions and magical experiences. Just as the weather begins to cool down, the festive spirit heats up and Denmark glows with Christmas markets and Danish celebrations, both indoors and out. Browse these guides on Denmark's best Christmas markets, be inspired on where to do your Christmas shopping or how you can get a taste of those delicious Danish Christmas treats!

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    In Denmark, Christmas is celebrated on Christmas Eve (24 December). It’s a day full of busy present-buying , dinner preparations and anticipation! Presents are exchanged and Danish families come together to eat, drink and be merry.

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    Visit an island with a strong artisan tradition and a number of fascinating Bronze Age sites.

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    Ministers and officials from developed and developing countries, UN officials, institutional investors and banks will meet in Copenhagen on 23-24th October to discuss ways to increase climate related investments in developing countries.

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    New Flights with Norwegian Airlines to Copenhagen from Liverpool Airport make the Danish Capital even more accessible

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    Denmark is a country steeped in Christmas traditions, from the well-known to the quirky. Here's a quick overview of some of the more well-practiced customs.

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    Denmark is full of exciting news in 2015, ranging from re-openings of state of the art museums, a Nordic Michelin Guide and an European golf tournament. Below is a list of exciting news in 2015 - from attractions to restaurants and events.

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    We all prefer blue skies and sunny weather for our vacation, but we'll be honest with you; rainy days do occur in Copenhagen. And even if you happen to catch Copenhagen on a wet day, there’s still plenty to do while seeking cover from the drizzle. Apart from a visit to one of the Danish capital's more than 90 museums, here are some ideas on how to make the most of a rainy day in Copenhagen. 

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    Named as the European Green Capital for 2014, Copenhagen brings innovation to green hotels, biking culture, organic food and more.

  27. 77.

    Here is a short overview of some the fall pages of lesser known local tourist organisations filled with inspiration and ideas for an autumn in Denmark.

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    Copenhagen has won 17 Michelin stars for 15 of its restaurants in the new ’Main Cities of Europe’ 2014. This is more than last year, when the Danish capital won 15 stars, and now everyone's eyes are on the high potential for a Nordic guide focussing on Denmark and its Nordic neighbours in 2015.

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    Meet the best of Denmark, as VisitDenmark and our partners are back at WTM in 2014. 

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    This winter's edition of Copenhagen Cooking, which runs throughout February, pays tribute to blue gold, MAD Mondays, gastronomic quizzes and dishes which turn into choruses. When this winter's edition of the food festival, Copenhagen Cooking, gets underway in February it will pay tribute to some of the season's finest raw ingredients. One of them is the blue mussel – so-called blue gold – which is fresh and delicious at this cold time of year.

  31. 81.

    For the second year in a row, Copenhagen has claimed the number-one spot in Monocle’s 2014 Quality of Life Survey.

  32. 82.

    Danish cuisine has established itself at the top of the gastronomic world. Now you too have the opportunity to taste some of the best for yourself on a new guided food tour around the city. 

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    The award-winning Danish political thriller that everyone is talking about! Meet the Danish Prime minister Birgitte Nyborg and her political colleagues, enemies and family in Borgen.

  34. 84.

    According to the city’s climate strategy Copenhagen is to be the world's first CO2 neutral capital by 2025 and this has the full support of the Copenhageners as a green vibe flows through every corner of the city. Whether you are looking to eat, drink, shop or sleep with a clear conscience, Copenhagen has an eco-friendly option for you.

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    VisitDenmark (Head office) Islands Brygge 43, 3.DK-2300 Copenhagen SDenmark Tel: (+45) 32 88 99 00Fax: (+45) 32 88 99 01 E-mail: contact@visitdenmark.comEditor/content: ccs@visitdenmark.comWebmaster: aj@visitdenmark.com

  36. 86.

    From country towns and regional cities to wonderful wildlife and beautiful beaches, a short break in Denmark offers a huge range of possibilities that will appeal to all walks of life. And to really gain an insight into the country and its culture, what could be better than a visit to its very heart? The Trekanten region, located in the eastern part of the Jutland peninsular, is at Denmark's geographical centre and as such makes a splendid base from which to discover the essence of this thoroughly laid-back and enticing country.

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    BoConcept invites you to experience the unique magic of Danish Christmas at selected stores around the world. Take a nihola cargo-bike ride with Santa, decorate Christmas trees with traditional Danish decorations or treat yourself to Christmas goodies. It's all happening in a BoConcept near you, in December 2013!

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    It’s easy to get out onto the water and experience real Danish maritime history for yourself. A number of harbour towns around Denmark have important maritime attractions, festivals and vintage sailing ships to board. Here are some great places to discover Denmark’s history on the high seas.

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    According to the city’s climate strategy Copenhagen is to be the world's first CO2 neutral capital by 2025 and this has the full support of the Copenhageners as a green vibe flows through every corner of the city. Whether you are looking to eat, drink, shop or sleep with a clear conscience, Copenhagen has an eco-friendly option for you.

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    IMAGINATION – Discover the Danish Spirit is a fantastic three-week showcase celebrating the best of Danish culture, lifestyle, food and design. VisitDenmark welcome you all to discover what Denmark has to offer between 27 July – 12 August at St Katharine Docks in the heart of London.

  41. 91.

    The 2013 edition of the Michelin Guide Rouge has awarded Copenhagen’s restaurants a total of 15 stars, a record high for Copenhagen. The fully organic restaurant, Geranium, was awarded its 2nd Michelin giving the city two two-star restaurants.

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    Within two hours’ drive from Copenhagen, the archipelago of Sealand, Lolland, Falster and Møn offers scenic nature, heritage centres, UNESCO World Heritage sites – and family activities. Download itinerary as PDF

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    Drinks and music in the Palm House; a lumpfish roe safari by bike; and a journey through the history of fashion - these are just some of the exciting events lined up when the winter festival, Wondercool, transforms February into Copenhagen's culture month.

  44. 94.

    From 26-29th January 2014, the third edition of the FRESH Conference is organized back to back with the 2014 European Sustainable Events Conference (ESEC) in Copenhagen.

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    From uncanny and delightful events like the Skagen Winter Swimming Festival, to big events such as Roskilde Festival and Made in Denmark, part of the European Golf Tour, you will find a great event to tempt you to Denmark in 2015! Some of the fantastic events of 2015 are unique to Denmark,  like the Hans Christian Andersen Festival and Distortion, Copenhagen’s famous all-night street party. Other prime events have expanded to become some of the biggest of their kind in Scandinavia, such as Copenhagen Marathon, CPH:PIX and CPH:DOX.

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    Very aptly known by the Danes as ‘The Festival of Hearts’, the Christmas period makes for a wonderfully heart-warming time to visit Denmark as the streets come alive with colourful festivities and market stalls from the end of November through to Christmas Eve

  47. 97.

    Nordic cuisine with organic and local ingredients in an unpretentious atmosphere characterise the dining scene in Copenhagen. Each restaurant is distinctive with inventive and trendsetting dishes that define Copenhagen as a leading gastronomic destination with the “Best Restaurant in the World,” the “World’s Best Chef,” and a total of 17 Michelin-stars.

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    From new hotels and renovations to world class food and spa experiences, Copenhagen hotels offer more than a place to rest your head

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    Situated in Northern Europe between the North Sea and the Baltic, Denmark is the only Scandinavian country connected to the European mainland (the peninsular of Jutland borders with Germany).  Denmark consists of 400 islands, many of which are uninhabited. Denmark is a constitutional  monarchy. Copenhagen, Denmark’s capital, is located on the island of Zealand.

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    Get ready for a truly Danish sight. A hot dog vendor walking down the middle of a main road, pulling a massive hot dog trailer and a queue of traffic behind them!

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Come and be charmed by Copenhagen - a cosy knot of winding streets, beautiful buildings and an unparalleled sense of style.