Compact and virtually car-free, downtown Copenhagen is a great city for shopping

Jane Graham

By , Local Expert, Copenhagen
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Copenhagen is a great city for shopping, thanks to its compact downtown area, most of which is pedestrian. Walking street Stroget stretches from Radhuspladsen at one end to Kongens Nytorv on the other, with a couple of squares along the way, and contains Danish high street fashion, department stores, toy stores and cafes. For more interesting shopping however, head off the well-beaten path and check out the alternative music stores and vintage clothing boutiques of the Latin Quarter, or creative souvenirs on Kompagnistraede.

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