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Quirky Copenhagen

Photo of Carlsberg Sign illuminated in bar window, Copenhagen, Denmark

Carlsberg’s HQ lives in Copenhagen and after more than 150 years of service, I wasn’t surprised to see curling green “Cs” illuminated across the city.

What did surprise me, though, was this unusual find in the midst of Copenhagen‘s Meatpacking District. Was it street art? Was it an elaborate hangover from the night before? Was it supposed to be promotional?

Who knows? I just enjoyed the deep racing green of Copenhagen in all its fermented glory…

Beer Can Closeup Photo, Copenhagen

Carlsberg Table Football in Street, Meatpacking District, Copenhagen

Heineken Beer Glass Fragment Photo

Unusual table football featuring Carlsberg in Copenhagen

 

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5 Responses to Quirky Copenhagen

  1. Camels & Chocolate December 10, 2010 at 5:41 pm #

    Ahhh I just did a Denmark Photo Friday, too! These photos of yours make me miss it like crazy. Husband and I lived there about eight months in 2006. Lovely country (though cold)!

  2. greg urbano December 12, 2010 at 3:23 am #

    thrown out maybe, if so what a find!

  3. Abi December 21, 2010 at 7:01 am #

    @Camels & Chocolate – Ooh, interesting. I was only there for less than a week so I didn’t get a feel for anything outside Copenhagen, unfortunately.

    @Greg…Maybe. It’d be interesting to see if it’s still there!

  4. Enrica February 17, 2014 at 9:28 am #

    Hi Abi, this is Garlando and we are the manufacturers of the football table (back in 2007 or 2008)! It came to Denmark thanks to our Importer, Soren Sogaard from Vejle. Anyway, it was quite an impression to discover that you had judged it worth of photographing … and such nice shots…it looks great… thank you for choosing it as a subject
    Enrica

    • Abi King February 18, 2014 at 9:06 pm #

      Ah, what a small world! So glad you found this site and answered the question – the green looked so striking in the midst of winter. Brilliant stuff.

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