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The city of Kalundborg falls within the municipality of Kalundborg that lies on the Zealand island of Denmark. The city is a part of the Vestsjaellands district and is most well known as the site of the reputed Danish broadcaster,
Transmitter Kalundborg . Economically the city has an added significance because of the coal-fired power station that is situated here. The power station has today, emerged as the country's largest. Over the centuries and even today, Kalundborg has maintained its importance as a major trading capital of Denmark but the city is considerably popular as a tourist site also because of the the historical Church of Our Lady .

Tourists flock here to see the architectural brilliance of this medieval church that was erected by the order of King Valdemar I and the reputed Archbishop of his time known as Absalon. The 5 spired church was built under the brilliant craftsman called Esbern Snare who was also Archbishop Absalon's brother.



The city's tourism potential has been enhanced by the popular rococo architecture of Denmark which was initiated by the Lerchenborg family. The family's traces its roots to this medieval city as its original home is situated here and draws many tourists from all over the world. The city also has ferry connections to the most important metropolis nearby which is called Arhus and also has water routes connecting it to the Samso island.

But the most important landmark of the place, the Transmitter Kalundborg was established here in early 1927 and ever since, has remained as the most popular transmitter across Denmark.

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Aalborg Aero
Arhus Billund
Birkerod Bornholm Island
Dragor Ebeltoft
Esbjerg Falster
Faroe Islands Farum
Fredericia Frederikshavn
Frederiksvaerk Fyn
Greenland Grena
Haderslev Helsingor
Herning Hjorring
Hobro Holbaek
Holstebro Horsens
Horsholm Ikast
Ishoj Kalundborg
Koge Kolding
Korsor Lolland
Middelfart Mon
Naestved Nakskov
Nyborg Nykobing
Odder Odense
Randers Ribe
Ringkobing Ringsted
Ronne Roskilde
Silkeborg skagen
Skive Slagelse
Soro Struer
Svendborg Taastrup
Thisted Varde
Vejle Viborg



 
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