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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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    Copenhagen is a really green city! It's been voted Europe's Green Capital for 2014 by the European Environment Commission. So this is one place you can visit and leave with a clean conscience, as well as a smile!

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    VisitDenmark is once again participating in the 2015 World Travel Market at the Excel convention center in London from November 2nd to November 5th. WTM is an extraordinary opportunity to learn about Denmark as an exciting travel destination known for an urban cycling culture, eco-conscious lifestyle, modern design, Nordic Noir and some of the best cuisine the globe has to offer. Have a look at our 2015 stand sharers below and get your chance to meet them at WTM.

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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.

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    Artistic heritage The special light on the exposed Odsherred peninsula has always attracted many artists. You can see their work at a great selection of galleries and exhibitions in the area. The Painters' Farm (Malergården) is the former home of local artist Sigurd Swane and his family, near Plejerup, and is open to the public as a museum.

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

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    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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    Terms and Conditions: VisitDenmark/Bang & Olufsen competitionBy participating in the 'VisitDenmark/Bang & Olufsen' competition, you will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions. All entry instructions form part of these terms and conditions.1. The VisitDenmark/Bang & Olufsen competition is promoted by: VisitDenmark UK (Sponsor) – the official tourism organisation of Denmark, 55 Sloane Street, London SW1X 9SY, UK. No correspondence regarding the competition will be entered into.

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    The Danish word "hygge" (sounds a bit like “hooga”) roughly translates to coziness. However, that definition doesn’t quite cover it. Hygge is so much more and always involves creating a nice, warm atmosphere and enjoying the good things in life with good people around you. Copenhagen is packed with atmospheric restaurants and cafés, beautiful gardens, charming winding waterways, and countless places and ways to experience Danish hygge. Here are 10 suggestions for travelers seeking a touch of hygge on their trip to Copenhagen.

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    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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    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.

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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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    Copenhagen is a really green city! It's been voted Europe's Green Capital for 2014 by the European Environment Commission. So this is one place you can visit and leave with a clean conscience, as well as a smile!

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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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    The heart of Copenhagen is in many ways untouched. Fall in love with Nyhavn, Nyboder, and the Old Town of Copenhagen on a journey from location to destination as you walk through the city. Prepare yourself to be amazed by beautiful architecture and historical buildings on a walk in the footsteps of the film settings of 'The Danish Girl'. Here's a selection of places to visit on your city stroll.

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    Denmark's world-famous Little Mermaid statue turned 100 years young in 2013. She's had a tumultuous existence since she first appeared by the Copenhagen water front in 1913. Follow her ups and down over the century below...

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    The Danish monarchy is a popular institution in Denmark and is one of the oldest in the world. The current monarch, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II, can trace her lineage back to the first Viking kings of Denmark over 1000 years ago. Denmark is a wonderful place to experience royal traditions, monuments, palaces and celebrations.

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    HamletScenen will provide the backdrop for a summer festival honouring the greatest writer in the English language, William Shakespeare.

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    In the winter of 2014 the Nordic Film Festival returns to London. Danish film and TV has become well-known in the UK with hit-TV series such as The Killing, The Bridge and Borgen. This November the Nordic Film Festival presents a great opportunity to experience other, more unexplored, Danish and northern productions – some of which present actors from The Killing and Borgen.

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    Always colourful and endlessly controversial, Christiania is a unique place to visit. More than a city district, it's a way of life.

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    Always colourful and endlessly controversial, Christiania is a unique place to visit. More than a city district, its a way of life and a definite must-see on any trip to Copenhagen.

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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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    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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    If you want to get free entry to museums, read on! Here’s a free and budget experiences to Denmark’s many attractions. You can also learn how to do sightseeing at no cost!

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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.

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    Bornholm will from the summer 2015 be even more accessible as an air route from Jutland to Bornholm will supplement the exiting air route between Copenhagen and Bornholm

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    Biking allows you to explore at your own pace and get in touch with local nature and sights. Biking holidays are therefore becomming increasingly popular and British tour operators are offering packages that combines the best of Danish spirit, nature, and culture.

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    Christmas is about gifts and there is no bigger joy than seeing the smile on a loved one's face when giving him or her the perfect gift. Denmark, with its rich design history, is an incredible place to pick that perfect gift.

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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

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    In 2016, HamletScenen - the organisers of the annual Shakespeare Festival at Kronborg Castle in Elsinore - will mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death with a three-week long festival of theatre, cinema and concerts from 1st August 2016.

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    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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    Denmark took the top spot on the United Nation's World Happiness Report, 2013 & 2014 and came in third in the 2015 report, following closely behind Switzerland and Iceland. Is it really true that Danish people are some of the Happiest People in the world? Even though the weather can be dreary and in winter it’s dark most of the day, leaving some Danes as depressed as Hamlet, the Danish people is considered to be the world’s happiest.

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    Hvide Sande offers more than just fresh air, ocean sprays and magical sand dunes. There is also a whole host of museums, galleries and other attractions to peruse to make your trip complete.

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    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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    At the pier of Langelinje the famous Copenhagen attraction, the Little Mermaid sits on her rock gazing across the shore looking for her lost love. The 1.25 metre, 175 kg heavy statue welcomes tourists from around the world to Copenhagen.

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    Odense is situated at the very heart of Denmark. Famous as the birthplace of author Hans Christian Andersen, you might not know that it is also the official bicycle city of Denmark. Uncover more about Denmark’s third-largest city here…

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    Get to know Copenhagen, one of the world's cosiest capital cities, where top sights and attractions are within walking or cycling distance. Explore parts of the city less travelled by visitors, such as the calm and chic Frederiksberg or architectural Amager. Take in sights like Hans Christian Andersen's grave in Nørrebro or The Little Mermaid on her rock near Østerbro, both close to cool local streets. It's easy to find a little part of the city all your own in Copenhagen - the world's most liveable city!

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    Hotels in Denmark come in all shapes, sizes and price ranges and booking one that is right for you is easy. This page will get you started on finding and booking your hotel in Denmark.

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    Some of Copenhagen’s coolest streets are to be found in Nørrebro, a short walk past the Lakes from Nørreport station. Jægersborggade is a cobbled street of Michelin-starred restaurants, funky cafés, vintage shops and wine bars. Elmegade is also a nightlife and gastronomic hotspot. There are many pockets of tranquillity, such as Assistens Cemetery, where you can visit Hans Christian Andersen’s grave, and the new colourful outdoor area of Superkilen.   Click on the pins below to see Nørrebro's best hotels and attractions.

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    Denmark is a small pearl in the North Sea. Despite its small geographic area, it has an impressive range of opportunities. Let your imagination take over, and let your holiday dreams run free – tell us what you want to experience in Denmark. Come join us and create your own Danish holiday experience.

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    Nature The countryside in The Bay Denmark varies widely, giving room to all sorts of outdoor activities. Take your bike out for a spin or go for a walk in the forests, plantations or along the beaches. You can also try your strength against one of the best mountain bike tracks in Denmark in the dune plantation of Svinkløv Plantage.

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    Danish fashion design is a rapidly growing scene with new names blazing trails around the globe. Copenhagen Fashion Festival happens twice a year and here you’ll see the new collections of the most talented designers Denmark has to offer. You’ll find Danish labels on high streets all over the world and here are some successful names to keep your eyes open for, in Denmark and abroad.

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    Denmark is the spiritual and historical home of the Vikings. Once feared across Europe for their raiding and pillaging, today's Vikings are a peaceful bunch who have traded in their longships for bicycles. Get a taste of the old Viking culture and way of life in Denmark, where you will find several ancient Viking attractions and traces of VIking royalty. 

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    Why not take a tasting tour of traditional Danish dishes? It’s not only a great way to fill your belly, but you’ll learn a lot about Danish culture and history and meet a lot of Danes along the way. So dig into a plate of Plaice á la Skagen in North Jutland or pick your favourite pickled herring at Møn in South Sealand. Every region has its speciality and here are some of the highlights.

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    Get ready to sell the world's happiest country! In the heart of Scandinavia, you find a small country with 4500 miles of coastline, 4 airports, ferry lines, a lot of bicycles - and the happiest country in the world. Denmark can offer your clients a lot; from rolling hills, heath landscape and islands to city life with shopping, going out and festivals.

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    Copenhagen is ready to show you a good time! At the weekends, the city is a hive of activity until the early hours of the morning with bars, clubs and pubs open late. Below are some nightlife highlights, listing great spots for a night out in the city centre and Copenhagen’s coolest districts.

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    New Year's Eve in Denmark is one big party! Many Danes see in the new year with friends and it's not uncommon to see fireworks whizzing around on the streets! At 6pm, people gather by the TV to hear the Queen's New Year's speech. After that, it's out with the old and in with the new! Copenhagen is a great place to experience New Year's Eve. Find out why here.

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