You do not have to wait for holidays to visit a new country. There are many places all around Europe which are just great for a weekend trip! One of such places is Copenhagen, the second place is Riga.
NoWadays, there are tons of cheap flights Copenhagen
that make this trip more affordable than before. And when you are there, you would not be disappointed. There are many various attractions and sights that would be just perfect for every taste and interest. For instance, if you like castles and palaces, you should absolutely visit the Kronborg Castle based in Elsinore, in the north of the city.
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There is also a charming Christiansborg Palace, which is based on the small island and contains the Danish Parliament
and the Supreme Court (go to my blog
). If you enjoy shopping, you would would surely fall in love with Stroget street, which is the biggest shopping area in the city. There are plenty of shops, from the really cheap one, to the highly luxury and expensive ones. When you are there, you should will certainly visit Dyrehavsbakken, which is the world's oldest amusement park! Furthermore, there are many excellent museums and galleries, which are just perfect for everybody interested in history and culture.