Copenhagen: A City of Urban Innovation

In CNN International’s recently added new program, ‘The Perfect City,’ Copenhagen is highlighted in the first episode.

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The program showcases places that exemplify urban innovation, with this first episode focusing on Changi Airport in Singapore, Bogota in Colombia, and Copenhagen. Copenhagen was featured for the city’s bicycle culture, which has continued to flourish over the years with improvements constantly in development. With advanced bicycle-friendly infrastructure such as ‘Cykelslangen’ (meaning, ‘The Cycle Snake,’ an elevated roadway for cyclists to pass the harbor), modern cargo bikes, and bike lanes as wide as car lanes, Copenhageners continue to be enthusiastic about commuting by bike.

Read more about CNN International’s new program here.

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