Copenhagen

Copenhagen is the capital city of and forms the moderate conurbation that one million Danes call home. It is big enough to form a small Danish metropolis, with shopping, culture and nightlife par excellence, yet small enough still to feel intimate and be safe.

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is the central area and the historical heart of Copenhagen, bounded by the lakes circling the inner city and the harbour, it reflects the entire city’s extent during the reign of King Christian IV, when the town was fortified. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a green suburban district north of Copenhagen. Photo: Guillaume Baviere, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a district and island east and southeast of central Copenhagen, covering some 96 km², and mostly notable as the home of and the charming old fishing hamlet of Dragør. Photo: Villy Fink Isaksen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an inner district of Copenhagen and perhaps the most multicultural part of the city. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a self-governing "free town" established in 1971, a city within the city, on the site of a military barracks as an alternative to mainstream culture. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a mainly residential district of Copenhagen, just north of the . Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is just outside Copenhagen’s city center - the Inner City or - making it a very attractive place to live. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

might look as a part of Copenhagen to a traveller. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburban district west of inner Copenhagen, , mostly build up during the 1970-80s. Photo: Guillaume Baviere, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a district east of the inner city of Copenhagen. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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is a bronze statue by Edvard Eriksen, depicting a mermaid becoming human. is situated 3 km northeast of Copenhagen. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a renaissance castle located in Copenhagen, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stadium
Parken Stadium, known for sponsorship reasons as , is a football stadium in the Indre Østerbro district of Copenhagen, Denmark, built from 1990–1992. is situated 3 km north of Copenhagen. Photo: Thue, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
might look as a part of Copenhagen to a traveller. is situated 2 km west of Copenhagen. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
[About this sound]Valby is one of the 10 official districts of Copenhagen, . is situated 3½ km southwest of Copenhagen.

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is just outside Copenhagen’s city center - the Inner City or - making it a very attractive place to live. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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