Monthly Archives: June 2015

Two days in Copenhagen

This week I spent two nights and two days in Copenhagen with my very good friend Katie from Hong Kong. £56 return flight with Ryanair for two people! Don’t mind if I do.

We arrived in the early afternoon and as the weather was cold and grey, we decided to go to the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, which is about a half hour train ride outside of Copenhagen.

On the way I noticed three things which I found a bit curious or at least noteworthy: bikes, hats and lamps.

Let’s start with the bikes. Copenhagen seems to have an incredible amount of cyclists and bikes around. There are cycle lanes everywhere and there are more cyclists than pedestrians. We later learnt that there are five times as many bikes as people in Copenhagen.

bike-tree bike-red-house

Next observation: hats. We noticed several young people wearing the same hats all over the city.

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