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Vesterbro, Copenhagen

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Vesterbro is one of the 15 administrative, statistical, and city tax districts comprising the municipality of Copenhagen, Denmark. It covers an area of 3.76 km², and has a population of 51,466 and a population density of 13,688 per km².Neighboring city districts are: to the northeast, the Indre By, also known as "Copenhagen Center" or "Downtown Copenhagen" or "City" to the north, Frederiksberg municipality, which is not a part of Copenhagen municipality but rather an enclave surrounded by the municipality to the west, Valby to the south, Kongens Enghave.The Vesterbro districtVesterbro is located just outside Copenhagen’s city center—the Inner City or Indre By—making it a very attractive place to live, as are the other areas immediately outside the center: the Indre Nørrebro (“Inner Nørrebro”), Indre Østerbro (“Inner Østerbro”), Frederiksberg, and Christianshavn.The district is located west of the city center at the location of the old Western Gate (‘’Vesterport’’), access way into the old city. The gate, along with the other three gates into the old city-- Østerport ("Eastern Gate") near the current Østerport station), Nørreport ("Northern Gate") near the current Nørreport station, and Amagerport ("Amager Gate", i.e. functionally the Southern Gate) between Christianshavn and the island of Amager-- were dismantled in 1856.
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  • Such a great part of the city to have a coffee, lunch, dinner in between your shopping in nice shops, don't forget the little boutiques just near the mainstreet 
  • I stayed at the Zleep Hotel near/in Vesterbro, and was glad to find myself in a neighborhood full of restaurants and markets with food of every ethnicity, people of a variety of cultures, and hip but ...  more »
  • Quiet area was dotted with pleasant cafés, restaurants and vintage shops, stayed in this area.
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