"Home of Legoland, HC Andersen and butter cookies" Top 5 Page for this destination Denmark by marielexoteria
Denmark Travel Guide: 7,196 reviews and 19,242 photos
If truth be told, I had all the tips in their respective cities but I thought that instead of having one city with one tip, and so on, it might look better if I moved my tips altogether to "Denmark". The only exception is Copenhagen but that's because I'm too lazy ;)
Denmark...before moving to Europe, what I "knew" about Denmark was:
- the capital's name
- butter cookies
- Danish cheese
- Hans Christian Andersen.
Now I know that:
- Denmark is a monarchy with Queen Margrete as the first woman. I think Anders Fogh is the prime minister
- Copenhagen is located on the island of Själland (I think, I always confuse all the islands)
- there's a bridge connecting Copenhagen with Malmö
- taxis are cheaper in Aalborg than in Sweden
- Danish is weird (joking neighbors) ;)
- Danes are more laid back and friendly towards strangers than Swedes (no offense to anyone but that's how I experienced it).
Uninteresting trivia:butter cookies are traditional snacks during Christmas in my country. There hasn't been a year that my family hasn't bought one or 2 tins. Unfortunately I don't get the good ones here in Sweden hehe.
- Pros:Cool, laid back people, interesting sights
- Cons:(Not so) Expensive
- In a nutshell:Denmark has to be experienced
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