Originally a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen became the capital of Denmark in the early 15th century.
Copenhagen is part of the Øresund Region, located on the eastern shore of the island of Zealand.
The most known symbol of Copenhagen.
This bronze statue by Edvard Eriksen, depicting a mermaid becoming human. Based on the fairy tale of the same name by Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen, the small statue is a Copenhagen icon.
The little Mermaid