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LAUNDROMAT: Putting a new spin on Copenhagen's café culture

If you're a multitasker and enjoy the odd shot of java, then Copenhagen may be the place for you. In the Danish capital's rapidly gentrifying Nørrebro area — where the city's café culture has long flourished — a wave of young entrepreneurs has started a new trend by opening "fusion cafés." The term is not a reference to any cross-cultural cuisine on the menu. Instead, it designates a place where you can "fuse" your coffee drinking with some other activity, from shopping to getting your laundry done.

Rubbing shoulders with the more traditional cafés on Sankt...

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