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“Well Preserved”
Review of Kastellet

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“Well Preserved”
Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

One of the most impressive and well preserved fortifications in Northern Europe is located in Copenhagen, Denmark. Kastellet, as it is called, has bastions at the corners and is designed in the form of a pentagram.
As you enter the Kastellet grounds, you will find a number of buildings including a windmill and a church. This historic site which also serves as a public park is frequented by locals and tourists in large numbers.

Visited June 2013
Thank Jun J
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“Nice park”
Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

Makes the walk to see the little Mermaid a little more enjoyable. Nice peaceful setting. There are several nice sights as you make your way around the park.

Thank McWett
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“More worth than the Mermaid”
Reviewed August 23, 2013

We went with the purpose of seeing the very famous Little Mermaid but and ended up walking around this Park. Beautiful park, awesome for a walk.

Visited August 2013
Thank Pedro G
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Forest of Dean, United Kingdom
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“Very peaceful”
Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

This is a lovely area for a quiet walk, great views and such a contrast to the area around the Little Mermaid. Very relaxing.

Visited August 2013
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Wirral, England
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“Free walk and views”
Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

We visited here after the Little Mermaid as it is nearby. We just walked round the outside half way round from bridge to bridge. It gave lovely views of the moat, the churches in the background and also the windmill, church and buildings on the site. We took some lovely photos and it gave an alternative walk back to Nyhavn from the Little Mermaid.

Visited August 2013
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