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Church of Our Saviour (Denmark)

Church of Our Saviour (Denmark)

Our Saviour’s is one of Denmark’s most famous churches. Ever since the serpentine spire was inaugurated in 1752, is has been a popular passtime to climb the 400 steps to the top. Here on the top, Our Saviour Himself stands on top of a golden 

Kongens Nytorv (Denmark)

Kongens Nytorv (Denmark)

King’s New Square Local nameKongens Nytorv LocationCopenhagen, Denmark Located in the heart of the city, this square is one of the loveliest as well as liveliest places you could visit in Copenhagen. It is currently affected by the construction of a nearby metro station, which 

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Denmark)

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Denmark)

Glyptoteket Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek in the heart of Copenhagen displays ancient and modern art in truly unique surroundings.  Founded in 1888 by the brewer Carl Jacobsen (1842-1914), the art museum contains two main departments combining art in impressive architectural surroundings. The Department of Antiquities houses excellent 

Old Town, Aarhus (Denmark)

Old Town, Aarhus (Denmark)

Den Gamle By – The Old Town The ‘Den Gamle By’ (The Old Town) is a perfectly unique attraction in Aarhus for the whole family to go on fascinating journey back in history. The museum is awarded the maximum three stars in the Michelin Travel 

Frederiksborg Castle

Frederiksborg Castle

Frederiksborg Castle Frederiksborg Castle is situated in Hillerød, north of Copenhagen. This impressive Renaissance castle was built in the first decades of the 17th century by the Danish King Christian IV. Frederiksborg Castle has housed The Museum of National History since 1878, when it was established by brewer J.C. 

Rundetårn (Denmark)

Rundetårn (Denmark)

Round Tower Local nameRundetårn LocationCopenhagen, Denmark This astronomical observatory is among the most popular sites in Copenhagen. It offers a beautiful view of the city and an opportunity to observe the sun in the same establishment. Built in the 17th century, this tower used to 

Christiansborg Palace (Denmark)

Christiansborg Palace (Denmark)

Christiansborg Palace, located on the tiny island of Slotsholmen, contains the Danish Parliament Folketinget, the Supreme Court, and the Ministry of State. Parts of the palace are used by the Royal Family for various functions and events. The Royal Reception Rooms include The Tower Room 

Nyhavn (Denmark)

Nyhavn (Denmark)

Especially during summer Nyhavn is the perfect place to end a long day. Have dinner at one of the cosy restaurants or do like the locals and buy a beer from a nearby store and rest your feet at the quayside. Nyhavn was originally a busy commercial port 

Kronborg(Denmark)

Kronborg(Denmark)

Kronborg is a fortification and a calle in Helsingor, Denmark. Immortalized as Elsinore in William Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Kronborg is one of the most important Renaissance monuments in northern Europe and is on UNESCO’s World Heritage List (2000). [1] The castle is located at the northeastern 

Rosenborg Castle (Denmark)

Rosenborg Castle (Denmark)

Rosenborg Castle A royal hermitage set in the King’s Garden in the heart of Copenhagen, Rosenborg Castle features 400 years of splendor, royal art treasures and the Crown Jewels and Royal Regalia. Rosenborg Castle was built by one of the most famous Scandinavian kings, Christian