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Copenhagen, Denmark 2011

Copenhagen is the capital and largest city of Denmark, with an urban population of 1,199,224 and a metropolitan population of 1,918,062 (as of 1 April 2011). With the completion of the transnational ěresund Bridge in 2000, Copenhagen has become the centre of the increasingly integrating ěresund Region. Within this region, Copenhagen and the Swedish city of Malm÷ are growing into a combined metropolitan area. The region is home to 3,766,674 people (April 1 2011). Copenhagen is situated on the islands of Zealand and Amager.

Copenhagen has repeatedly been recognized as one of the cities with the best quality of life. It is also considered one of the world's most environmentally friendly cities. The water in the inner harbour is clean and safe for swimming. 36% of all citizens commute to work by bicycle. Every day, they cycle a combined 1.2 million km.

As of 2010, Copenhagen is ranked as the 10th most expensive city in the world according to Forbes magazine.
Drink Carlsberg Beer!
Drink Carlsberg Beer!
Lunch break at the factory
Lunch break at the factory
Lunch break at the factory
Lunch break at the factory
Carlsburg Beer is Copenhagen's
Carlsburg Beer is Copenhagen's
Imagemaster
Imagemaster
The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen
The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen
An International Extravaganza
An International Extravaganza
Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
Russia
Russia
Texas
Texas
Til we meet again!
Til we meet again!