26May

Hygge and home: Copenhagen – Day 5

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Monday 31st December Today is our last day in Copenhagen, so we left our suitcase (we shared one as it costs per bag on EasyJet) at left luggage in the station and went to Tivoli Gardens. Only it was shut. There were no signs telling us so, but shut it was. So we walked through […]

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26May

Viking bathing and expensive water: Copenhagen – Day 4

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Sunday 30 December Today was a bit drizzly so we were glad to get on a warm bus at 10.15am for a castles tour. There were only 7 other passengers and Glyn and I got front seat on the upper deck – get in!!! We were given headphones as there was intermittent commentary along the […]

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26May

Danes get embarrassed and run off: Copenhagen Day 3

By wadeygc / May 26, 2014 / Denmark Blogs / No Comments

Saturday 29 December Today started well with a Danish guy totally embarrassing himself in front of us, poor bloke. The weather was foggy with misty rain and we were walking towards the Christianshavn Metro station where we were to be met for a walking tour of Copenhagen as booked on Expedia. We s...

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26May

Slots and big bayonets: Copenhagen Day 2

By wadeygc / May 26, 2014 / Denmark Blogs / No Comments

Friday 28 December Apart from shops, not a lot opens until 10-11am, so we didn’t get up too early today. It was very cold, but the sky was blue. We’d pre-booked a bus tour (Grand Tour of Copenhagen) and got on it opposite Tivoli Gardens. The tour guide was an extravagant large lady in...

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26May

Mega bridges and an ultra clean city: Copenhagen – Day 1

By wadeygc / May 26, 2014 / Denmark Blogs / No Comments

Thursday 27 December 2012 OMG, during the flight to Copenhagen I saw the longest bridge I have ever seen, I thought my eyes were deceiving me! It was the Great Belt Bridge, in fact two bridges (1,624 metres long and 6,611 metres long) separated by the very small Sprogo Island. Upon looking it up ...

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