Carlsberg Brewery – Copenhagen

Carlsberg Brewery – Copenhagen

After a rather long walk away from the city center of Copenhagen (I’d suggest a Metro in hind-sight), we arrived at the Carlsberg Brewery.

There are several structures around the brewery and two main entrances, one which is shown above and the other know as the elephant gate. Continue reading

Mermaids of Denmark

Mermaids of Denmark

“The Little Mermaid” Sculpture is based on the fairytale of the same name written by Danish author Hans Christian Andersen and it would appear that the whole country (or at least Copenhagen) has fallen in love with Mermaids and have various statues around the town to showcase this mermaid.

Copenhagen Mermaid
Copenhagen Mermaid

First thing we did, once we found our hostel, was to set out on foot and walk to the shore of the main canal in the city where the famous “Little Mermaid” Statue sits out on the rocks. (Location) Continue reading