Category: Denmark

  • Day 7: The Kastellet and Harbor

    Day 7: The Kastellet and Harbor

    Walk to the Kastellet  The last full day of my trip to Copenhagen; this is a beautiful city that I hope to return to in the next couple of years or sooner (wink wink).  This was the furthest North I have ever been on the ground; polar flights don’t count, and the first trip to…

  • Day 6: Walking Copenhagen Harbor to  Christiania Christmas Market

    Day 6: Walking Copenhagen Harbor to Christiania Christmas Market

    Introduction Today’s plan was to shop at the Freetown Christiania Christmas Market. I was told that this market focused more on locally sourced handmade items than mass-produced Chinese garbage, that exists in many of Copenhagen’s. I had a few hours to walk there before the market opened, so I chose a path that included Københavns…

  • Day 5: Malmö, More Like Malnö!

    Day 5: Malmö, More Like Malnö!

    Introduction It is Thursday, and there are only two full days left in Copenhagen; before my Sunday return home, I figure it is time to get one of the things I wanted to do off my list: go to Malmö, Sweden, check it out, and check out the Turning Torso building.  Against the advice of…

  • Day 4, La Glacé, Trinitatis Church, and other Exciting stuff

    Day 4, La Glacé, Trinitatis Church, and other Exciting stuff

    Introduction “I am aware that Day 3 comes before Day 4, but at the moment I am not feeling up to writing about Day 3. Perhaps I will write about it later. My initial plan for the day was to visit churches and get some nice pictures, unfortunately, only Trinitatis Church was open. The weather…

  • Day 2: Walking around Copenhagen with no particular place to go

    Day 2: Walking around Copenhagen with no particular place to go

    Introduction Started today, with no real plan, wanted to see some typical neighborhoods of Copenhagen and how the local people live, so I took a left out of the hotel and wandered a bit, eventually looping around the historic city center. Copenhagen Lakes and Frederiksberg Just to the west of Central Copenhagen are 3 man-made…

  • Beautiful Copenhagen, Day 1 The Little Mermaid Trek

    Beautiful Copenhagen, Day 1 The Little Mermaid Trek

    Introduction I took a quick 1-week trip to Copenhagen, I got a fantastic deal and could not say no. My wife refused to join me for this one because “it will be too cold”. I had a few hours before my room would be ready, so I opted for a walk to The Little Mermaid.…