Nuuk

Nuuk, also known by its Danish name of Godthåb, is the capital and administrative centre of , with a population of around 15,000. The city is sometimes accused of being rather soulless, with many high-rise blocks.
Photo: Algkalv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

University
The is 's only university. is situated 1½ km northeast of Nuuk. Photo: Algkalv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Aerodrome
(Greenlandic: Mittarfik Nuuk; Danish: Godthåb Lufthavn; is an airport serving Nuuk, the capital of . is situated 2½ km northeast of Nuuk. Photo: Algkalv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
Nuuk Cathedral or is a wooden Lutheran cathedral in the Old Nuuk neighborhood of Nuuk, the capital of . Photo: Algkalv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
The is a prominent monument in Nuuk, . Photo: Svickova, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a district of Nuuk, the capital of . is situated 3 km southeast of Nuuk. Photo: Nanopixi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
is a neighborhood of Nuuk, the capital of . Photo: Algkalv, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Nuuk

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