Shopping in Copenhagen
Copenhagen is the quietest and most peaceful capital in Europe. When it comes to shopping, this city can easily be compared to any other center of fashion and culture. Walking through the malls and shops of Copenhagen is a pleasure. There are many retail outlets of various levels in the city, from large malls and outlets to exclusive boutiques, where you can find not only Danish goods, but also products of famous world brands. Most of Copenhagen's boutiques and shops are concentrated in its center on Stroget.
Every person who has ever visited the capital of Denmark asked himself a question: «What to buy in Copenhagen?». Large shopping centers of the city will help to solve any problem, as under the roof of any mall there are products of different categories: from small souvenirs to clothes, household goods and much more..
- Brand clothes. In Copenhagen, you can not only buy models from all the world's leading designers, but also ingenious items from local designers. Copenhagen stores and boutiques offer models that can satisfy even the most capricious fashionistas. Every year in August, the city hosts Fashion Week, during and after which you can find exclusive clothes and shoes of world brands with quite good discounts..
- Souvenirs and porcelain. If you have time, then a walk to the Bredgade and Laederstraede districts, where the best souvenir shops and antique shops of the city are located, will help you to answer the question - what to bring from Copenhagen. Copenhagen has a wide range of traditional souvenirs, for example, the little mermaid figurine - an exact copy of the statue of the famous Little Mermaid, which is considered not only the main symbol of Copenhagen, but the whole country. The products of the Royal Copenhagen porcelain factory are very popular. One of the most famous pieces of this Royal Danish Porcelain Manufactory is the ceremonial service «Flora danica», which can be found in gift shops or in a shop at the factory itself. Other well-known goods that are most often brought from the Danish capital are glassware and handmade silver jewelry made in the traditional Danish style. You can buy jewelry both in workshops and jewelry stores..
- Lego. Denmark is home to the world famous Lego construction set for children, so when visiting Copenhagen, do not forget to purchase one of the magnificent sets for your beloved child. You can buy a constructor in any children's store, while its cost will be an order of magnitude lower than in other countries. Such a present will appeal not only to kids, but also to adolescents. After all, the Lego company produces various series, for example, based on famous films - «Harry Potter», «Lord of the Rings», «star Wars» etc.
- Food and alcohol. Like many other cities, Copenhagen is also renowned for its edible products. Those with a sweet tooth need to pay special attention to pastries, marzipans and gingerbread. As for alcoholic beverages, it is worth bringing a strong alcoholic drink from Copenhagen. «Akvavit» with an unusual light smell of caraway and dill. In Copenhagen, there are about two dozen types of this alcoholic beverage. Buy «Akvavit» can be found in almost any liquor store and supermarket in the city.
This is not to say that Copenhagen is an inexpensive city, but the memory of a great vacation is worth the money spent..