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Copenhagen's Nyhaven, or "New Harbor," is actually steeped in a long heritage. Colorful buildings line the canal and hint at a history of small-vessel traffic. Like many ports, this strip has a salty history, rich with sailors, drinking and literary...more
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| Kobenhavn K, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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A little touristy, but a great sight. Even better in December its lined with a Christmas market. Lots of fun strolling along and checking the different stalls. I recommend the mulled wine you can get at some of the stalls. Great to have a warm beverage on a cold evening.
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A famous canal scape with the very attractive colourful buildings - a must see. We visited Copenhagen for 6 nights and stayed in Nyhavn so were visiting throughout the day. A busy area and quite touristy but also enjoyed by the locals. Plenty of dining and shopping options, or
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As many have said before, it's "the" place to visit in Copenhagen. Really pretty at night and day, never overly busy compared to other cities. I'd suggest taking a walking tour including here and stopping for a traditional beer or schnapps. You can also easily walk to the
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If you visit Copenhagen you must come here. It is beautiful and will make amazing photos, even if you are not a good photographer. It is pretty touristy but at least in January on a Sunday it was not bad.
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Nice little walk along this place with beautiful and colourful buildings. We took the canal tours and it was great. We get to see the whole of copenhagen. I love this city!
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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
venues of the inner city and its surrounding
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