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Been there, haven’t done that – 5 things you shouldn’t miss in Copenhagen

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In our mission to inspire and inform Grown-up Travellers we continue our series of articles containing ideas for alternative things to do and see in well-known destinations. You may well have read our post about London and the one about Stockholm but now we move our attention to Copenhagen. The self-proclaimed ‘Capital of Cool’? That’s the one. […]

Grown-up Travel Guide Daily Photo: Cycle counter, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Isn’t this great? In Copenhagen a digital counter keeps track of how many cyclists have passed this point on Dronning Louise’s Bridge (the busiest street for bikes in the whole of Denmark) each day and also displays the total for the year so far. So as you can see 7,313 bicycles had already gone by […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 25.06.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Tourists stealing cobblestones and mosaic from ancient Rome The Telegraph Tourists are stealing cobblestones, marble mile markers and bits of mosaic from ancient Rome and are being caught at customs trying to smuggle them home, airport police have disclosed. Dozens […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 22.06.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Canada forced to drop plans to eavesdrop on travellers The Guardian Recording equipment in airports and other borders will now not be used following public outcry. Canadian authorities have announced that plans to eavesdrop on travellers’ conversations at airports and […]