With streets straight out of a Hans Christian Anderson fairytale, what Copenhagen lacks in diversity, it more than makes up for in charm. Epicurean and aesthetic delights abound, bikers breeze by, and street style inspires; it’s easy to see why Danes are famously happy.
In the city’s coolest shops and galleries, sleek and modernist rub shoulders with mid-century craftsmanship and riotous traditional patterns. With an an embarrassment of riches on offer, we’ve narrowed down our favorite stops for a design-lover’s visit to Copenhagen.
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The lush green land of Sub Pop, tech giants, Mount Rainier, and the infamous Seattle Freeze. Yes, it rains here.
Where locals cling to coffee cups and navigate the cobblestone streets in flip-flops with socks (yeah, it’s a thing).