Ice skating – a fun and popular winter activity

Even while being far in the north, Danish winters don’t seem to offer many traditional winter activities. However, ice-skating is no longer subject to the …

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It could be important for your health to do outdoor winter training – despite the weather

Research shows that outdoor physical activity is really important to the health of both body and mind, and even-though being active and getting exercise, for instance …

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Once again a unique event not to miss – the ambassador reception at Fredensborg Castle

The official reception of a foreign country’s highest representative – the Ambassador – is a very formal event and an ancient tradition. The first one …

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Copenhagen’s Cosiest Wine Bars

As the evenings become longer, it’s nice to catch up with friends in a cosy bar over a glass of good wine and some delicious …

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The coolest place to hang out? Libraries

Yes, we said libraries. As an expat, English language literature is a must, and as our expat writer found out, the Danish libraries excel in …

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Enjoy the spectacular sight of a gold coach and the mounted escort

The grand tour with the gold coach takes place on 4 January 2019, when Danish Queen Margrethe travels to the finest of the New Year …

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Get into the festive spirit with Christmas concerts and carols in one of the many churches

December is a delightful month for those who enjoy the sound of songs and carols, performed in that very special venue – the church. It …

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Sankta Lucia – angels with burnt hair

The procession of singing girls dressed in white while holding candles in their hands is actually a beautiful December tradition. If you do not have …

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On Sunday it is the first of four advent Sundays – is your wreath ready?

If you are new to this Christmas tradition find here a few tips on how to take part by either buying one or making your …

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Tivoli’s version of The Nutcracker – an enchanting fairy tale ballet

Review of a slightly different version of the world-famous ballet, The Nutcracker, which in Tivoli’s version is given its very own life. This is the …

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