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Why Go?

High aestheticism: Clean and progressive design informed by hygge—the Danish instinct for coziness and domesticity

It's one of Europe's great dining destinations and Scandinavia's most creative test kitchen

An ambitious, eclectic constellation of museums, including Ordrupgaard and Louisiana

What To Skip

The Little Mermaid (overrated), and the Strøget pedestrian street (overcrowded)

What For:

Arts + Culture, Design + Architecture, Family, Food + Wine, Nightlife

When To Go:

May, June, July, August


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