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The Six Forgotten Giants of Copenhagen

Before I begin, I’d like to thank my friend Lottie for being so kind as to share her own Copenhagen adventures on her Instagram stories. Without this, I’d never have known that The Forgotten Giants existed and wouldn’t have had this experience. Social media is such a positive force when in the hands of good people. You can find her on Instagram or read about her trip to Copenhagen on her blog. The Six Forgotten Giants are breathtaking art installations from Danish artist, Thomas Dambo. They’re dotted along a walkable trail in Copenhagen’s outskirts and countryside, and their purpose is to encourage Copenhagen inhabitants to get out into nature. They’re not technically a tourist attraction (which, I must admit, endears me to them all the more) but if you’re a good map reader and can get your head around public transport, you’re more than welcome to enjoy them as a visitor. Thanks to our decision to find some giants being a relatively spontaneous one and our planning on the matter being just some scribbled train …