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Copenhagen on a budget

Visiting Copenhagen on a budget

Colourful waterside townhouses, boats on the canals, Michelin-starred restaurants and miniature mermaids – Copenhagen is famous for a lot of things, but being a budget destination is not one of them. Scandinavia has some of the world’s highest prices,…

Absalon Hotel in Copenhagen

The Absalon Hotel in Copenhagen, Reviewed

Although I do a lot of apartment stays, sometimes it’s nice to just check into a hotel and let someone else do everything for you. By the time I got to Copenhagen I was in serious need of relaxation,…

Canal life in Christianshavn, Copenhagen
In pictures

Canal life in Christianshavn, Copenhagen // In pictures

Narrow, gabled waterfront houses, a stream of boats along the canal, cobbled streets and cosy cafés – for a minute I thought I’d been transported to Amsterdam. But this is Christianshavn, Copenhagen’s canalside district. It was founded in the…

Nyhavn in Copenhagen, Denmark
Travel tales

Boats, bikes and beers: Copenhagen moments

I confess I’m a travel planner. Normally I’ll buy a guidebook, read blog posts and come up with a shortlist of what to see before heading to a new destination. But my Copenhagen trip crept up on me and…