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Frederiksberg Kommune is a township of the capital of Denmark, Copenhagen. In 2009, the municipality had a population of around 95,000 people and spans the area of 5.4 square miles, making Frederiksberg the most densely populated township in the country. Frederiksberg meshes both modern and historic with all the activities you would find in a large metropolis. Whether you are looking for a good club, a good park or a scenic walk, Frederiksberg is the place for you.
What to Do
If you like cultural events, you will love Frederiksberg. There are events throughout the year and you will find yourself in a kind and diverse crowd while celebrating. In Frederiksberg Park, near the end of June, Midsummer's Eve takes place in which you will find an abundance of Danish culture. There are bonfires, singing, dancing and numerous other activities. There is even a community event in late November or early December where the Frederiksberg people get together to watch the lighting of the Christmas tree. A number of other events take place in the township and, regardless of what month you go, there will likely be some event, small or large, that will be taking place during your stay.
What to See
Frederiksberg is an excellent town for shopping. Boutiques and chain department stores are abundant in the town. For downtown shopping, Gammel Kongevej, Godthabsvej and Falkoner Alle are the most popular streets. However, Frederiksberg has a large and modern shopping mall called Frederiksberg Centralt and is only a 10 minute bus ride from the city center. A walk through Frederiksberg Park is always a relaxing and breathtaking venture as it is one of the most attractive areas surrounding Copenhagen. The park surrounds the Frederiksberg Palace, so expect nothing less than magical scenery and lush greenery.
Where to Stay
Frederiksberg has many hotels to fit most budgets. If you don't have a lot of money to spend, Cabinn Express is a great little hotel that starts at only $107 per night. This is a nice, 3-star hotel (4 stars is the highest in Europe) so expect modern amenities and a helpful staff. There are rooms of all sizes so whether you're just one person or an entire family, Cabinn can accommodate to you. The Avenue Hotel in Frederiksberg is a modern and sleek hotel, both very comfortable and elegant. The rooms are very romantic and a large breakfast is included. Prices start at around $192 per night and 4 types of rooms are available.