Copenhagen is the capital and largest city of Denmark. It is situated on the islands of Zealand and Amager. In 2008, Copenhagen was the most visited city of the Nordic countries with 1.3 million international tourists. Copenhagen has repeatedly been recognized as one of the cities with the best quality of life. It is also considered one of the world's most environmentally friendly cities. The water in the inner harbor is so clean that it can be swum in, and 36% of all citizens commute to work by bicycle. Copenhagen is ranked as the world’s seventh most expensive city as of 2008.
Copenhagen Airport (CPH)
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Copenhagen is in the oceanic climate zone, bordering on a humid continental climate. As the city is in the path of Atlantic low-pressure systems, Copenhagen experiences unstable and changing weather patterns in all four seasons, as well as temperatures about five degrees higher than average for its latitude worldwide.
Christianshavn, Amalienborg Palace, Christiansborg Palace, Grundtvig Church, National Museum, New Harbor, Rosenborg Palace, Round Tower, Stroget Pedestrian Zone, The Little Mermaid, Thorvaldsens Museum, Tivoli, Copenhagen Town Hall