Friday, October 09, 2015

Copenhagen

Copenhagen the capital city of Denmark and today it's became the cultural, economic and governmental center of Denmark.

Copenhagen also known as one of the most bicycle friendly city in the world.


This postcard view the Copenhagen landmark, such as:

(From top left) 
* The Memorial Anchor in Nyhavn (New Harbour) is commemorating the sailor in services for the Navy ; 
* Tivoli fountain at Tivoli Garden ; 
* Old Houses ;
The Royal Guard ; 
* Gefio Fountain ;
* The canal and entertainment district in Nyhavn ;
* The Little Mermaid ; and
* Restaurant at Tivoli Garden, the Nimb Brasserie




Nyhavn was constructed by King Christian V. There is a monument of the Memorial Anchor from 1872 in front of the entrance to canal and harbour area (the top left). This monument is to commemorating the Danish officers and sailors in service for the navy.

Tivoli is a famous amusement park and pleasure garden in Copenhagen.

Gefio Fountain is a large fountain in the harbour. It feature a large scale group of animal figure being driven by the legendary Norse Goddess, Gefjun.

The Little Mermaid is a famous fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, the Danish author.

Thanks to Rita