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.
Startups, Karl the Fog, and hills so steep you’ll get a workout walking around the corner. Don’t call it “Frisco” or “San Fran.”