Tips & Tricks
TAXI – All taxis in Copenhagen are metered and all accept international credit cards. Taxis are part of the public transport system and fares are subject to government regulations. If you wish to pay by credit card, please make sure to advise the driver before you start the trip (a surcharge may apply if payment […]
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.
Frederiksberg Center (Falkoner Allé 21, Frederiksberg) – located in the heart of the trendy residential Frederiksberg area (just 10 minutes from the heart of Copenhagen), is this shopping center, which has 65 retailers. There is also a large supermarket and other amenities typically found at large shopping malls.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]