Copenhagen (København) in 27 amazing pictures

According to the World Happiness Report 2013, Copenhagen was voted the happiest city in the world!  It also regularly tops the charts as the best place to live!

It is easy to understand why these facts are facts when you look at these photos!

Nyhavn - a 17th-century waterfront, canal and entertainment district

Nyhavn – a 17th-century waterfront, canal and entertainment district

The Little Mermaid - displayed on a rock by the waterside at the Langelinie promenade

The Little Mermaid – displayed on a rock by the waterside at the Langelinie promenade

Tivoli Gardens is a famous amusement park and pleasure garden in Copenhagen, Denmark. The park opened on 15 August 1843 and is the second-oldest operating amusement park in the world!!

Tivoli Gardens is a famous amusement park and pleasure garden in Copenhagen, Denmark. The park opened on 15 August 1843 and is the second-oldest operating amusement park in the world!!

Frederik VIII’s Palace - The home to Australia's Princess Mary and her Prince, Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark

Frederik VIII’s Palace – The home to Australia’s Princess Mary and her Prince, Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark

Copenhagen old town

Copenhagen old town

The statue of the famous Hans Christian Andersen

The statue of the famous Hans Christian Andersen

The Royal Guards walking down the street!

The Royal Guards walking down the street!

Christiansborg Palace - a palace and government building on the islet of Slotsholmen in central Copenhagen. It is the seat of the Danish Parliament, the Danish Prime Minister's Office and the Supreme Court of Denmark

Christiansborg Palace – a palace and government building on the islet of Slotsholmen in central Copenhagen. It is the seat of the Danish Parliament, the Danish Prime Minister’s Office and the Supreme Court of Denmark

Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens

One of the squares in the middle of the shopping precinct

One of the squares in the middle of the shopping precinct

The view from the Round Tower. The 17th century tower and observatory Rundetaarn, is the oldest functioning observatory in Europe

The view from the Round Tower. The 17th century tower and observatory Rundetaarn, is the oldest functioning observatory in Europe

Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens

Awesome art work in the area of Christianshavn, ocated on the island of Amager and separated from the rest of the city centre by the Inner Harbour

Awesome art work in the area of Christianshavn, ocated on the island of Amager and separated from the rest of the city centre by the Inner Harbour

Rosenborg Castle - a renaissance castle located in Copenhagen, Denmark. The castle was originally built as a country summerhouse in 1606 and is an example of Christian IV's many architectural projects.

Rosenborg Castle – a renaissance castle located in Copenhagen, Denmark. The castle was originally built as a country summerhouse in 1606 and is an example of Christian IV’s many architectural projects.

Just a pit-stop on some trampolines next to the water!

Just a pit-stop on some trampolines next to the water!

Nyhavn

Nyhavn

Copenhagen Marina

Copenhagen Marina

Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens

View from the Round Tower

View from the Round Tower

Copenhagen old town

Copenhagen old town

Christiansborg Palace

Christiansborg Palace

Town Hall Square

Town Hall Square

Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens

Nyhavn

Nyhavn

Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens

Rosenborg Castle

Rosenborg Castle

Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens

“I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

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