Are you looking for a second hand bicycle – find out where to buy them

New fashionable brands can be extremely expensive, from DKK 3,000 and upwards, the same goes for children’s bicycles. Some of the larger supermarket chains and …

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Looking to make a bargain? Then go FLEA market SHOPPING

Flea markets, or ‘loppemarkeder’ in Danish, are increasing in popularity, and whether you are a buyer or a seller, from April to September… it’s FLEA …

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The Danes and their bread

Have you ever entered a Danish bakery and felt a bit lost when faced with shelf after shelf of bread and cakes in all shapes, …

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Wegner, Denmark’s King of Chairs, was never satisfied!

“If only you could design just one good chair in your life . . . But you simply cannot.” (Hans J. Wegner, 1952). Hans J. Wegner …

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Easter in Denmark

The Danish Easter is long – from Skærtorsdag to Påskemandag – shops and retailers close down – only opening on Saturday. The article continues below. …

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TREAT YOURSELF TO DANISH CAVIAR – STENBIDERROGN

Danish caviar, Stenbiderrogn, is a real treat and a small luxury Danes enjoy in the early spring. March is usually the high season, so now …

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How much cabbage can you eat during the winter?

As an expat you may be used to lovely fresh and tasty vegetables (and fruit) all year round. The move to Denmark provides a rude …

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Chase away the winter dreariness with a “daylight” lamp  

The lack of daylight is not to be taken lightly. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also called winter depression, is not uncommon, especially the further north …

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Fireworks are legal to use in Denmark from 27 December until 1 January

You may have heard them late last night after midnight – the fireworks. In Denmark they are legal to use for six days only. Be …

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Gløgg – take the shortcut or make your own from scratch

On a cold and frosty winter day, a glass of hot glögg when you come in from the cold is great. If you think Danes …

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