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Can You Make It Through This Post Without Booking A Trip To Copenhagen?

Copenhagen, Denmark. Fairytale land of Smørrebrød and hippie communes.

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Hi Copenhagen, nice to meet you. Can I please live in this pretty building with a pretty bicycle in front of my door?

No? Okay, let me a plan a moderately priced trip instead. Here's how to see all of Copenhagen's most precious gems when you have the budget of a peasant.
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No? Okay, let me a plan a moderately priced trip instead.

Here's how to see all of Copenhagen's most precious gems when you have the budget of a peasant.

Use sites like Skyscanner and Expedia to find the cheapest deals.
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Use sites like Skyscanner and Expedia to find the cheapest deals.

Book a room at Generator Hostel Copenhagen to be extra economical.

Not only is it a cheap accommodation but there's also a bar inside the hostel. Rooms starting at $22.50.
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Not only is it a cheap accommodation but there's also a bar inside the hostel. Rooms starting at $22.50.

An adorable-and-reasonably-priced Airbnb.

I'd say this Airbnb is like being at home, but I could only dream of having a home as pretty as this one. Rooms start at $33.
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I'd say this Airbnb is like being at home, but I could only dream of having a home as pretty as this one. Rooms start at $33.

The First Hotel Mayfair owes their interior designer a big thank you.

Prime location? Wall murals? Colorful rugs? That's it, I'm sold. Rooms starting at $105.
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Prime location? Wall murals? Colorful rugs? That's it, I'm sold. Rooms starting at $105.

Attention bookworms and coffee addicts. Paludan Bogcafé combines your two favorite things, right in the center of Copenhagen.

Get yourself a Somersby hard cider for 35 kronor (roughly $4) if you're not feeling coffee, cake, or Smørrebrød (see details under "What To Eat").
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Get yourself a Somersby hard cider for 35 kronor (roughly $4) if you're not feeling coffee, cake, or Smørrebrød (see details under "What To Eat").

Tivoli Gardens, which opened in 1843, is the second-oldest amusement park in the world.

PSSST! If you get a Copenhagen Card for $57, you get free access to a bunch of different sites throughout the city INCLUDING Tivoli Gardens.
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PSSST! If you get a Copenhagen Card for $57, you get free access to a bunch of different sites throughout the city INCLUDING Tivoli Gardens.

Penthouse is a nightclub known for it's cheap drinks and throwback jams. All '80s pop lovers welcome.

Promising Yelp Review: "Penthouse is definitely the place to go if you want to dance all night. The DJ plays fantastic remixes of throwbacks as well as current top 40 which makes for a good time!" –Madison M.
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Promising Yelp Review: "Penthouse is definitely the place to go if you want to dance all night. The DJ plays fantastic remixes of throwbacks as well as current top 40 which makes for a good time!" –Madison M.

Smørrebrød, meet everybody. Everybody, meet smørrebrød, an open-faced sandwich made with the Danish staple of rye bread.

Try out the above Copenhagen classic at Tivoli Hallen, a spot that specializes in traditional Danish cuisine.

Promising Yelp Review: "My favourite meal in Copenhagen was at this stuffy, old Danish tea room. It came highly recommended by a local foodie friend and I'm a little upset I only came here on my last day in this wonderful city. Open face sandwiches and daily lunch sets, Danish beer, and lots of coffee of course. Next time I'm in town, I'm coming here first, and maybe even everyday." –Adrianna T.
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Promising Yelp Review: "My favourite meal in Copenhagen was at this stuffy, old Danish tea room. It came highly recommended by a local foodie friend and I'm a little upset I only came here on my last day in this wonderful city. Open face sandwiches and daily lunch sets, Danish beer, and lots of coffee of course. Next time I'm in town, I'm coming here first, and maybe even everyday." –Adrianna T.

Visit the Kronborg Castle and feed your inner Shakespeare fanatic.

To visit the castle or to not visit the castle, that is not the question. Why? Kronborg provides the inspiration behind Elsinore Castle in William Shakespeare's Hamlet, making this UNESCO World Heritage Site a must-see. Admission: $13.55
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To visit the castle or to not visit the castle, that is not the question. Why? Kronborg provides the inspiration behind Elsinore Castle in William Shakespeare's Hamlet, making this UNESCO World Heritage Site a must-see.

Admission: $13.55

SEA the city of Copenhagen from the sea with this guided canal tour.

Put the "Europe For Dummies" book down. Just listen as the knowledgable guide points out historical landmarks you would've otherwise not known about. Admission: $12.04
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Put the "Europe For Dummies" book down. Just listen as the knowledgable guide points out historical landmarks you would've otherwise not known about.

Admission: $12.04

Tour the Carlsberg brewery while drinking a beer. Or two. What the heck, maybe three.

At Carlsberg, you get an inside scoop into how your favorite beverage is made. Admission: Free with a Copenhagen card OR $14.32 for adults and $10.55 for students.
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At Carlsberg, you get an inside scoop into how your favorite beverage is made.

Admission: Free with a Copenhagen card OR $14.32 for adults and $10.55 for students.

The Little Mermaid statue in Copenhagen's Langelinie promenade pays homage to Danish author Hans Christian Andersen.

Yes, The Little Mermaid fairytale we all know and love.
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Yes, The Little Mermaid fairytale we all know and love.

Freetown Christiania, a self-governing town in the middle of Copenhagen, is known for its incredible wall murals.

*clicks, filters, posts everything in sight*
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*clicks, filters, posts everything in sight*

And finally, probably the first place you think of when you hear someone mutter "Copenhagen," this colorful street that borders the Nyhavn canal.

BRB as I book my trip to Copenhagen.

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