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The city of Slagelse is located on the Zealand island on the eastern side of Denmark. The Slagelse city is further a part of the Salgelse municipality that is located in this part of Denmark.
The city of Slagelse is located at a distance of some 100 km to the south-west of the capital city of Denmark, Copenhagen. The city of Slagelse is not very big having a population which is just about 36,500 in total. The popularity of the city stems from the fact that it was once associated with popular writer of fairy tales, Hans Christian Anderson.

The writer had once studied in the grammar school that is located here, otherwise, the area is mostly popular as a tourist destination and has remained that way throughout the centuries. Prior to the middle ages, however, the place had gained considerable importance as the place which also had a very important mint and hence, gradually the place developed to become a trading center.

The city still houses a very significant church which has become its landmark and has given recognition to the place ever since the 11 th century. The place is equally important as the place has a very important relic which has stood in the city ever since the historical Viking ages. This relic is a fortress which dates back to the Viking ages and is known as the Trelleborg.

Slagelse is also called a twin city of another city in Wales called the Aberdare. The most important tourist attractions of Slagelse are the following:-
  • Trelleborg
  • Antvorskov monastery
  • Slagelse Garden
  • Slagelse museum

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