Anchor

AnchorClose to New harbor in central Copenhagen there is an anchor. The anchor is a memorial anchor that was erected in memory of the many sailors who lost their lives during the Second World War in the period 1939-1945.

My own experience: I have visited the anchor when I’m in the area. It is an anchor which is worth a visit if you stay in the area.

Tæt på Nyhavn i centrum af København ligger der et anker. Ankeret er et minde anker der blev rejst til minde for de mange søfolk, der mistede livet under 2. verdenskrig i perioden 1939-1945.

Mine egner erfaringer: Jeg har besøgt ankeret når jeg er i området. Det er et anker som er værd at besøge, hvis du opholder dig i området.

Facts: New Harbor, 1151 Copenhagen K

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Bruno & Joel

Bruno & JoelIn Copenhagen you will find the exclusive Danish shoe designer Bruno & Joel. It is a design
company that has been around for at least 20 years.
Bruno & Joel is known for quality shoes for lady and gentleman in a timeless design. In addition to their own design, they also sell footwear from other designers. Range is not so big but you will find shoes and boots of high quality to suit any given season.

My own experience: I bought shoes from Bruno & Joel. It is a design that I have appreciated for many years. It is a business that I can highly recommend.

In Danish: I København finder du den eksklusive danske skodesigner Bruno & Joel. Det er en
designfirma der har eksisteret i mindst 20 år.
Bruno & Joel er kendt for kvalitets sko til dame og herre i et tidsløs design. Udover deres eget design sælger de også fodbeklædning fra andre designere. Sortiment er ikke så stort, men du finder sko og støvler af høj kvalitet der passer til alle årets sæsoner.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg købt sko fra Bruno & Joel, det er et design som jeg har værdsat i mange år. Det er en forretning som jeg varmt kan anbefale.

Facts: Bruno & Joel, Kronprinsensgade 2, 1114 Copenhagen K, phone: +45 33 13 87 78,
web: www.brunoogjoel.com

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Frederiksberg Garden

Frederiksberg gardenIn Copenhagen there is an area called Frederiksberg.
Frederiksberg is inhabited. There are shops, schools, restaurants, cafes and a great park.

Frederiksberg also has a large park featuring large green areas, lakes, a castle and a Chinese pavilion which serves Japanese tea on Sunday.
Frederiksberg Gardens is maintained by gardeners who visit the garden regularly so the park is going to stand out beautifully.

My own experience: I’ve gone a couple of tours in Frederiksberg garden. It is a very beautiful and well maintained park, which I can highly recommend if you need a break.

Frederiksberg gardenIn Danish: I København ligger der et områder der hedder Frederiksberg.
Frederiksberg er beboet. Der ligger forretninger, skoler, restauranter, cafeer og en stor park.

Frederiksberg har også en stor park der byder på store grønne områder, søer, et slot og et kinesisk lysthus hvor der serveres japansk tea om søndagen.
Frederiksberg have bliver hold vedlige af gartnere der besøge have jævnligt, så parken kommer til at fremstå på smukkeste vis.

Min egne erfaringer: Jeg har gået et par turer i Frederiksberg have. Det er en meget smuk og
velholdt park, som jeg varmt kan anbefale, hvis du trænger til en pause.

Facts: Frederiksberg Garden, Smallegade 31, 2000 Frederiksberg.

Houseboats in Copenhagen Harbor

 Houseboats in Copenhagen harborIn the port of Copenhagen you will find beautiful and old houseboats which is inhabited year round.
The residents of the different houseboats have left their own mark in the form of plants, outdoor seating area, hammock and more.

You can find many beautiful houseboats in Havneholmen just south of Copenhagen harbor.

My own experience: If you are out for a walk, I highly recommend you to visit Havneholmen where many houseboats lies.

In Danish: I Københavns havn finder du smukke og gamle husbåde, som er beboet året rundt.
Beboerne på de forskellige husbåde har sat deres eget præg i form af planter, udendørs siddearrangement, hængekøje og meget andet.

Du kan finde mange smukke husbåde i Havnholmen lidt syd i Københavns havn.

Mine egne erfaringer: Hvis du er ude og gå en tur, kan jeg varmt anbefale at kigge forbi Havneholmen, hvor de mange husbåde ligger.

Facts: Havneholmen, Kalvebod Brygge, Copenhagen Habour.

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The Cocktail Bar Ruby’s

The cocktail bar Ruby's

In central Copenhagen is one of the best cocktail bars in Copenhagen.
In 2007 Ruby’s opened in an attractive office building and turned it into cozy and stylish surroundings. In summer the customer gets access to Ruby’s lovely and private outdoor backyard where you in the late evening hours get to enjoy their cocktail drinks in nice company and pleasant surroundings.

Ruby’s has a large selection of tasty cocktail which often change. They do also make drinks which do not appear in the menu.

My own experience: I have for many years been at the cocktail bar Ruby’s. I think it is one of the best cocktail bars in Copenhagen which offers new drinks and exciting menu. The quality of their cocktails very high and the service is top notch. It is a place that I can highly recommend.

In Danish: I centrum af København ligger en af de bedste cocktailbarer i København.
Ruby’s åbnede dørene i 2007 i en attraktiv kontorejendom, som blev forvandlet til hyggelige og stilfuld omgivelser. Om sommeren åbner Ruby’s også dørene til dejlig gård, hvor du i de sene aften timer kan nyde deres cocktaildrinks i godt selskab og behagelige omgivelser.

Ruby’s har et stort velsmagende cocktailkort der jævnet skiftes ud. De laver også drinks der ikke står i menukortet.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg har igennem mange år kommet på Cocktailbaren Ruby’s. Jeg synes, at det er en af de bedste cocktailbarer i København der byder på nye drinks og spændende menukort. Kvaliteten på deres cocktails meget høj og servicen er helt i top. Det er et sted som jeg varmt kan anbefale.

Facts:  Ruby’s, Nybrogade 10, 1203 København K, phone: + 45 33 93 12 03, web: https://rby.dk

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Holmen’s Church

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Holmen’s Church is a church located at Holmen’s Kanal in central Copenhagen.

In 1562-63, the church was an anchor smithy and in 1619 king Christian 4 decided that the building should be rebuilt to a church for the sailors who lived in the area. In 1941, the church was extended to the church, as we know it today.

The church has also been used for royal events such as weddings and christenings.

My own experience: It is a big and beautiful church, which definitely is worth a visit if you are in the area.
IMG_6044In Danish: Holmens kirke er en kirke der ligger ved Holmens Kanal i indre København.

I 1562-63 var kirken en ankersmedje og i 1619 besluttede Christian 4. at bygningen skulle ombygges til en kirke til de sømænd der boede i området.
I 1941 blev kirken udvidet til den kirke som vi kender i dag.

Kirken har også været brugt til kongelige begivenheder såsom bryllupper og barnedåb.

Mine egne erfaringer: Det er en stor og smuk kirke som helt klart er et besøg værd, hvis man er i området.

Facts: Holmen’s church, Holmens Kanal 21, 1060 København K, phone: + 45 33 13 61 78,
web: www.holmenskirke.dk

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Cafe Social

Café Social

Close to the lakes in central Copenhagen you will find a small, informal and cozy cellar cafe with a few seats. The staff is friendly and accommodating. They make Copenhagen’s best coffee. The coffee is delicious and very tasty and the texture silky.

My own experience: I visited the cafe a few months they opened. If you are out shopping it is the perfect place if in need of a little break and a nice cup of coffee. It is a cafe which I highly recommend.

In Danish: Tæt på Søerne i indre København finder du en lille, uformel og hyggelig kældercafe med få siddepladser. Personalet er venligt og imødekommende. De laver Københavns bedste kaffe. Kaffen er delikat og meget velsmagende og dens konsistensen silkeblød.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg besøgte cafeen et par måneder de åbnede. Hvis du er ude og handle er det perfekte sted, hvis trænger til en lille pause og en god kop kaffe. Det er en café som jeg varmt kan anbefale.

Facts: Café Social, kld. th, Peblinge Dossering 4, 2200 København N, phone: +45 20 89 17 40

Statue at Christiansborg Palace Square

 Statue at Christiansborg Palace SquareOn Christiansborg castle courtyard stands an equestrian statue of King Frederik 7 which is made by Herman Willhelm and Wilhelm Bissen. In 1849, King Frederik 7 gave his power to democracy and gave the constitution to the people of Denmark.

My own experience: I have for many years bicycle past Christian courtyard and looked at the beautiful statue. If you are in areas it is definitely worth a visit.

In Danish: På christiansborg slotsplads står der en Rytterstatue af Kong Frederik 7 der er lavet af Herman Willhelm og Wilhelm Bissen. I 1849 afgav Kong Frederik 7 sin magt til folkestyret og gav grundloven til befolkningen i Danmark.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg har i mange cyklet forbi Christianborgs plads og kigget på den smukke statue. Hvis du er i områder er det helt klart et besøg værd.

Facts: Christiansborg Palace Square, 1218 Copenhagen K

Dessert Boutique Strangas

Dessert Boutique Strangas

Just the other day I bycycle past the Michelin-starred dessert chef Nikolaos Strangas exclusive dessert store located on Åboulevarden in Copenhagen.
Approximately 4 years ago I met Nikolaos in connection with food appearance in department store Magasin, and since then I have regularly followed Nikolaos many activities.

As always it is a pleasure to visit the store. In the pastry room everybody was busy making different kinds of dessert cakes.
Dessert Boutique StrangasMy own experience: I chose to spend a little time to take a closer look at the many delicious cakes as displayed, selected and order of the exclusive cakes.

The choice fell on “Strangas pure nordic. Pure dark chocolate mousse made of 70% Valrhona chocolate, balanced with a fresh slightly tart buckthorn & mango mousse “.
The chocolate mousse was silky and balance between mango and sea buckthorn is absolutely perfect. It is a pastry that I highly recommend.
Dessert Boutique StrangasIn Danish: Her forleden cyklede jeg forbi Michelin-kokken Nikolaos Strangas eksklusive dessertforretning der ligger på Åboulevarden.

For ca. 4 år siden mødte jeg Nikolaos i forbindelse med madoptræden i Stormagasinet Magasin, og siden dengang har jeg jævnligt fulgt med i Nikolaos mange aktiviteter.

Som altid er det en fornøjelse at besøge forretningen. I selve konditorlokalet havde alle travlt med at lave forskellige slags dessertkager.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg valgte at bruge lidt på at kigge lidt nærmere på de mange skønne kager i disken, og valgte bestille en af de eksklusive kager.

Valget faldt på ”Strangas pure nordic. Ren mørk chokolademousse lavet på 70 % Valrhona chokolade, afbalanceret med en frisk let syrlig havtorn & mangomousse”.

Chokolademoussen var silkeblød og balancen mellem mango og havtorn er helt perfekt. Det er et konditori som jeg varmt kan anbefale.

Facts: Dessert Boutique Strangas, Åboulevard 7, 1635 Copenhagen V, phone: +45 51 78 07 70, Web: http://strangas.dk

The Meatpacking District Food & Market

The Meatpacking District Food & MarketIn spring and summer months from April to September you can every Saturday and Sunday experience a food market in the heart of the Meatpacking District. Here you can find various food stalls, activities and events.

In the middle of the market there are tables and benches where you can sit and enjoy your food. It is a food market that offers a variety of gastronomic experiences.
Meatpacking District Food & MarketMy own experience: I went to the market the other weekend and I tasted Mexican tacos and Chinese spring rolls. It is a place which I can highly command if you need a quick bit to eat. It is also suitable if you just want to sit and relax a bit.

Meatpacking District Food & Market

In Danish: I forår- og sommermånederne fra april til september måned vil du hver lørdag og søndag kunne opleve et mad marked i hjertet af Kødbyen. Her kan du finde forskellige madboder, aktiviteter og events.

I midten af markedet findes borde og bænke hvor du kan sidde og spise maden.  Det er et madmarked der byder på mange forskellige gastronomiske oplevelser.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg besøgte markedet i weekenden og jeg fik smagt mexicanske tacos og kinesiske forårsruller. Det er et sted som jeg varmt kan befale, hvis du skal lidt hurtig at spise. Det egner sig også til, hvis du bare vil sidde og hygge lidt.

Fact: Kødbyens Mad & Marked, Flæsketorvet, web: http://koedbyensmadogmarked.dk