Young travelers choose Copenhagen nights

By Victoria Reis 

Copenhagen mix modern architecture and historical artifacts, being the perfect destination for people of all ages.The museums, restaurants and great life style attract the oldest ones. In the other hand, the numerous pubs, music festivals and the free town of Christiania attracts young people from all over the world even being an expensive city to travel.

The busy season is the summer, what occurs in the months of June, July and August in Denmark. But nevertheless, every day Copenhagen receives new foreign from all over the globe. And mostly of the young travelers stay only for the weekend.

(above Danish statistic of overnight stay in Denmark)


An anthropological research asked 30 travelers why they decide to come to Copenhagen just for the weekend (02/22/2018 to 02/25/2018). The research took place at the Copenhagen Downtown Hostel for five nights. Also, more than 60% of the people interviewed were travelling from another city and would continue to travel toward Europe after Copenhagen. 

Countries of the interviews: Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, France, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Slovakia, USA and Venezuela 

Ages of the interviews: 19 – 30 years old  

This article is written for a Brazilian public