Potato holiday coming up – are you going somewhere? What a lucky potato you are!

Did any Dane ever say this to you and you thought they had gone mad? Well, it’s one of those expressions you can’t translate. In …

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The rules of the game; understanding the Danish political system

Are you new to Denmark? Or just still puzzled about how everything works? We give you here a brief introduction to how the system works. …

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How to avoid getting a parking ticket?

You are probably familiar with most parking signs, however, there may be local variations to be aware of to avoid that nasty surprise in your …

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Create that homey feeling – every time you move

Find our best tips on how you can make your home furnishings fit in a new and different setting to help you  recreate a homey …

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Finding other expats in Denmark

You’ve (just) arrived in your new country and you’ve stacked the last pile of clothes in the wardrobe. In other words, you’re settled – or …

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Looking for a second hand bicycle ? Find our best tips on where to buy them

Impossible to live for a long time in Denmark without a bicycle. You may find new ones quite expensive? Find our best tips for buying …

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Home, house, theft, insurances – which ones do you need ?

Here’s our GUIDE to the Danish system and tips for what insurances you need as a tenant. The article continues below. By Bente D. Knudsen …

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It helps – to put your CULTURE in perspective – when trying to understand the Danish one

Coming to Denmark as an expat means having to deal with a culture that is not your own, and that can be a puzzling experience …

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Teaching Vikings the importance of manners and how to behave

In Denmark, the importance of learning the dos and don’ts of good manners was for many years perceived as something rather controversial, archaic and really …

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How to choose a school away from “home”

When you move to a new country once again, or leave your home country for the first time, and you bring along children, one of …

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