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The Little Mermaid

In Attractions, Denmark by Skjalden

At Langelinie in Copenhagen is the little mermaid (Danish: Den lille Havfrue). The bronze statue was made by the sculptor Edvard Eriksen in 1909 after it had been commissioned by …

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Gefion Fountain

In Attractions, Denmark by Skjalden

Thousands of people visit the little mermaid in Copenhagen every day but do they know about the Gefion Fountain (Danish: Gefionspringvandet) south of Langelinie right next to the Citadel. The …