Top 500 places to visit before you die (P.281) Odense: The city of Andersen's fairy tales


(wcsa.world) Odense is Denmark's third-largest city, located on the island of Funen. Odense is a port city and is known for its well-preserved historical center and its connection to the famous fairytale writer Hans Christian Andersen. The city was founded sometime in the Viking Age and its name comes from the Old Norse word "Odins Vi" which means "Odin's sacred place".

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