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Walkaround

Next, to the Culture Yard in Elsinore, there is an old dry dock that was rebuilt to the Maritime Museum of Denmark by Danish architecture company Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG).

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The Naked Run

Another segment of a hundred meter long spray painted mural "The Naked Run" by HuskmitNavn. The artists found his inspiration for this work of art in one of the real traditions of Roskilde Festival. Every year since 1999, on the Saturday of the festival, festival-goers can participate a naked run around the camp site.

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Unwanted

Unwanted Industrial wastes moulded together. A small hill of asphalt layer surrounded by a spray-painted concrete wall. A graffiti explains a terrifying Danish vision.

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Huskmitnavn presents

HuskMitNavn (RememberMyName) in disguise presenting a segment of his masterpiece: The Naked Run. For Roskilde Festival he created and spray painted the back wall of the "Orange Scene" stage with his classic comic characters.

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Paddle ball

Just next to the harbour bath there is an water area that let people to play paddle ball.

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Running in free fall

The harbour bath is fun for any age and the playground cliff is by far the most popular for all sort of jumping experiments.

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Boat ride

For example. for doing your grocery, or seeing friends on other islands or the mainland Finnish people tend to a motor boat ride.

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Social interaction

Copenhageners like sunny weather and social interactions such as to meet friends. The harbour front can be reached easily by bike or through public transportation.

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Interaction with holiday people

A summer day may look like this on an archipelago. Kids go with mother for a swim at the pier while the father does something on the boat.

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Salto mortale

How wonderful seeing joy and athleticism of people at Copenhagen's Islands Brygge waterfront. However to perform the right salto mortale is not an easy task!

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Busiest milestone

Definitely, in the summertime, the harbourfront is one of busiest milestones for people walking around or sitting down and having a Danish beer, sunbathing or mingling.

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Frøsilo

In 1965 Danish factory Sojakage (soja cake) constructed three silos near the harbourfront. In 1992 the factory closed down and then the silos were standing for years unused. Nowadays Frøsilo is private residential area rebuild on the base of twin silos designed and completed by Dutch architects MRVDV in 2005. The building stretches over 10.700 m2 and combines 84 apartments and parking close to the recreational waterfront.

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Multiple commuting options

There are multiple commuting options available how the get smoothly through the district of Islands Brygge. Copenhagen's city ferries are one of the popular options, especially for tourists. Otherwise, Copenhagener's prefer the many bicycle bridges that can bring you fastest to any destination between the south and the central part of the city. The modern building known as Frøsilo in the background was designed by Dutch MVRDV architects office.

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Summer in Islands Brygge

In the summertime, one of the most favourable places for Copenhagener's is the harbour waterfront district of residential area Islands Brygge. Popular between the Danish people is to go boating or simply swimming and sunbathing. This neighbourhood is much under redevelopment and known for modern architecture.

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Bicycle bridges

Islands Brygge can be best explored with a bicycle. There are many bicycle bridges that are built over canals connecting Islands Brygge with nearby districts.

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