Tips & Tricks
Fisketorvet Shopping Center (Havneholmen 5, Vesterbro, Copenhagen) – this four-story shopping center, formerly an old fish market (located near the canal) currently houses 100 shops, including major retail stores like H&M, Levi’s, and The Body Shop, as well as shoe shops (such as Ecco), and various jewelry, watch, and stereo retailers. There are also fast […]
BUS – the A-buses are the primary buses in central Copenhagen. They drive every 3-7 minutes during rush hour (which is between 07:00-09:00 in the morning and 15:30-17:30 in the afternoon) and usually about every 10 minutes before and after rush hour. The A-buses serve at all hours. The S-buses drive every 5-10 minutes during […]
Sigurdsgade 39 (Sigurdsgade 39 , Copenhagen) – this is another popular local hangout for the 20-something college crowd. Special events and concerts are held every weekend, and hip hop, soul, jazz, and disco music are almost always on rotation. The place can hold over 500 guests and it has one of the best sound systems […]
CAR RENTALS – the following car rental agencies operate in Copenhagen: Avis: +45 70 24 77 02Budget: +45 33 55 05 00Driveon: +45 3393 0393Europcar: +45 33 55 99 00Hertz: +45 33 17 9020Sixt: +45 32 46 29 32
Vega (Enghavevej 40, Copenhagen) – this is the rare nightspot that’s actually owned by a nonprofit foundation (Koncertvirksomhedens Fond – which promotes various musical events). Annually around 300 concerts and events are held at VEGA, reflecting VEGA’s objective to find the right balance between new talent and more established names in rock, pop, soul, hip […]
Valby Jazzklub (Urtehaven 55, 2500 Valby) – visitors passing through this nightspot (located in one of Copenhagen’s outlying areas) are likely to come across live jazz bands (both local and international). Mature (30 and above) locals and tourists can enjoy hearing traditional jazz, swing, and rhythmic jazz sounds at this venue.