Category: Denmark

  • The best churches in the world

    The best churches in the world

    Though I have a general disdain for organized religion and I barely even believe in God, I have a deep affinity for churches. They always have the most ornate, beautiful architecture. They always create an amazing outline in a city’s skyline. They’re calm, quiet, and they have a distinct comforting scent. And even if you’re…

  • Cash-only versus cashless travel destinations

    Cash-only versus cashless travel destinations

    In my regular life, I hardly ever have cash on me. I don’t like it. I don’t really believe in it. And I like getting airline miles for purchases I’m going to pay back in full anyway. I wish we lived in a cashless society. Unfortunately, when you travel to many places in the world,…

  • Visiting Tivoli Gardens: Is it worth It?

    Visiting Tivoli Gardens: Is it worth It?

    According to popular opinion, Tivoli Gardens is a must-see attraction in Copenhagen. But with all there is to do in beautiful Copenhagen, what’s so great about Tivoli and why should you care? Tivoli Gardens: A Short History If you love amusement parks, you may have heard of Tivoli. It’s the second-oldest amusement park in the…

  • Papirøen: The coolest thing in Copenhagen you’re not doing

    Papirøen: The coolest thing in Copenhagen you’re not doing

    Update 10/23/18: It’s been brought to my attention that the street food court at Papirøen is no longer. Instead, the team behind the project has moved to a much larger space on Refshalevej, where you’ll find Reffe, the city’s new home to food vendors and creative entrepeneurs.  While Yelping a good place to have dinner, we stumbled…

  • Visiting the Carlsberg Brewery in Copenhagen

    Visiting the Carlsberg Brewery in Copenhagen

    The Carlsberg Brewery in Copenhagen is one of the most interesting in Europe. If you do it right, you could be there for hours. The tour through the brewery is self-guided unless you pay for a guide. The map takes you through a mini historical museum and production, a sculpture garden, the stables where they…

  • Could I Live Here? Copenhagen Edition

    Could I Live Here? Copenhagen Edition

    I’ve had a weird interest in Copenhagen for at least a decade. When I finally went for the first time, it was even better than I had built it up to be in my head. And the second time around has been just as magical. Atmosphere Copenhagen is where happiness is made. Even though the…