Copenhagen: The Monocle Travel Guide Series
Bicycles. Mid-century modern furniture. New Nordic cuisine.
These are likely to be some of the first things that spring to mind when you think of Copenhagen.
And with good reason: Denmark’s capital really is filled with design-savvy people with chic homes who are only a quick pedal from some of the world’s finest restaurants. But there’s more than this to enchant the visitor. A recent building boom has filled the skyline with innovative and visually bamboozling residential and civic structures, the hotel industry is heating up and, thanks to the infamously sky-high taxes, the well-funded cultural scene is kicking.