With its laidback atmosphere, creative neighborhoods, canals, and super fresh street food, Copenhagen is one of our favorite cities in Europe. Cozy and intimate, the Danish capital deserves at least a few days of exploring. Here’s where — and how — to check out one of the Scandinavia’s best-looking cities.
1. Exploring the city by bike
Copenhagen is super flat. So flat, in fact, that half its students and workers commute by bike. Do like the locals and make use of the capital’s excellently signposted bike lanes. You can pretty much cycle everywhere, including to Frederiksberg Gardens. Right in the city center, this is a huge park where you can try your hand at rowing … and spotting elephants. Really. Play your cards right, head to the center of the royal gardens, and you might be able to get a glimpse of the big-eared species. Copenhagen Zoo is situated right here.
2. Trying the capital’s s