None of the traditional New Year Levees will take place

If you had hoped to enjoy the sight of beautiful horses, carriages and magnificent old style uniforms, you will be sadly disappointed. As a consequence …

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Danish design in everyday life

As the time approaches for Christmas gift giving, maybe you can find some inspiration in our expat writer’s article on Danish design items that she …

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Madam Blå – anything but blue

Forget iconic brands such as Royal Copenhagen, Georg Jensen, Kähler and the like. The one true iconic Danish brand is Madam Blue – Madam Blå, …

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DK’s Oscar and Emmy award winner – who is film maker SUSANNE BIER?

New HBO series “The Undoing”, to be released on 26 Ocotber, has Danish film maker Susanne Bier as instructor. In 2018, her first Netflix movie, …

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Royal Copenhagen porcelain – saved by the facelift of a young designer

Did you ever wonder about the love affair Danes seem to have with their porcelain brand Royal Copenhagen? Outdated and old fashioned, it was saved …

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Queen’s speech in English

The Royal House has made available an English language version of her address to the Danish people on 17 March 2020. The article continues below. …

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Follow in the footsteps of Denmark’s Jews

Denmark commemorates the 75th anniversary of the unique rescue action, which saved 98 percent of Denmark’s Jews in October 1943. The article continues below. By …

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Death of a Danish music legend

Sunday morning a sad announcement affected the entire nation. Denmark’s number one rock star and a music icon, Kim Larsen, was dead. Find here a …

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Inside the Danes? – New book attempts to give outsiders the inside view

“Living In Denmark” by Birgitte Sonne Kristensen, Morten Pedersen and Anni Gram is a book where the photographs capture snapshots of the mundane. It’s a …

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Seven deadly sins – in dealing with a new culture

By Inger Stokkink Geert Hofstede pointed out pitfalls, or frequently made mistakes, in connection with culture and values. He calls them the seven deadly sins, …

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