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N 20 B 227 C 38 E Jun 30, 2014 F Sep 16, 2014
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BIKING IN COPENHAGEN

Cycling is the cheapest means of transportation next to walking, Copenhageners love their bikes no matter their financial situation. Many middle class families with kids in Copenhagen don't even own a car. They use bikes to commute to work, bring the kids to kindergarten etc. 25 percent of families with two kids in Copenhagen own a cargo bike.
Even top politicians ride their bike every day to Parliament. A majority (63 percent) of the members of the Danish Parliament, located at Christiansborg Castle in the middle of Copenhagen, commute by bike.
As a first time visitor in Copenhagen, the amount of bicycles on the streets can be overwhelming. However, you will soon realise that life in Copenhagen is based on bicycles as a very important means of transportation.

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N 21 B 231 C 43 E Jun 30, 2014 F Sep 14, 2014
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The King's Garden in Copenhagen - sometimes referred to as Rosenborg Garden - was laid out during the reign of King Christian IV in connection to his pleasure Palace.
The huge flowerbeds are is a spectacular sight during the summer months.
The gardens are the country's oldest royal gardens and were established in the Renaissance style by Christian IV in the early 1600's.
Today the gardens are a popular retreat in the centre of Copenhagen, and are visited by an estimated 2.5 million people per year.

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Rosenborg Castle , COPENHAGEN ,
DENMARK was built by one of the most famous Scandinavian kings, Christian IV, in the early 17th century.
A royal hermitage set in the King’s Garden in the heart of Copenhagen, Rosenborg Castle features 400 years of splendor, royal art treasures and the Crown Jewels and Royal Regalia.

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N 24 B 348 C 38 E Jun 30, 2014 F Sep 11, 2014
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Rosenborg Castle was built by one of the most famous Scandinavian kings, Christian IV, in the early 17th century.
A royal hermitage set in the King’s Garden in the heart of Copenhagen, Rosenborg Castle features 400 years of splendor, royal art treasures and the Crown Jewels and Royal Regalia.
The King's Garden"), also known as "Rosenborg Castle Garden". The Rosenborg Castle Garden is the country's oldest royal garden and was embellished in the Renaissance style by Christian IV shortly before the construction of the main castle. Today, the gardens are a popular retreat for the people of Copenhagen, and attract an estimated 2.5 million visitors every year. Next to the castle are barracks where the Royal Life Guards is garrisoned. The Life Guard guards the castle.

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N 27 B 438 C 47 E Jun 30, 2014 F Sep 9, 2014
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INTERIOR OF MARBLE CHURCH , COPENHAGEN
Frederik's Church ( Marble Church ) Copenhagen , , is one of the most impressive churches of the city.
It lies in line with Amalienborg castle , in the middle of the elegant area of Frederiksstaden. The official name of the church is Frederik's Church.
The Marble Church has an interesting story. Presided by King Frederik V the foundation stone was laid in 1749 as part of a grand plan of making a new city district called Frederiksstaden.
The architect Nicolai Eigtved died in 1754 and the French architect Jardin continued the building after a revised drawing.
The building was not resumed until late 1800's for the church to be finally inaugurated in 1894.

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