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Roskilde – A day trip from Copenhagen

Roskilde Market Square

Located only 30 minutes by train from Copenhagen, Roskilde is a perfect choice for a day trip outside the Danish capital. With a rich history, Gothic cathedral with the tombs of Danish monarchs, the Viking Ship Museum and a beautiful seashore, it is absolutely worth visiting. How to get there It is straightforward to travel from Copenhagen to Roskilde with the train. The journey lasts for 30 minutes, and a return ticket will cost you 190 DKK (around 25 euros). You can buy it at the ticket machines at any train station. From Roskilde train station you will need only…

Copenhagen’s Parks

Ørstedsparken public park

Copenhagen was declared to be one of the most liveable cities in the world many times. And after I recently visit it, I completely understood why. It has the perfect size, you can go everywhere on foot or bike, it is not overcrowded (I’m looking to you Amsterdam!) and it is so relaxed, while at the same time one of the Europe’s gastronomic, design and cultural centers. But, one of the things that impressed me the most, were its amazing parks. It has so many of them! We were very lucky having a great sunny weather with almost summer temperatures,…