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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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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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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Cycling – find here our best tips to help you make a safe trip all year round

Cycling in Denmark is an important part of life here and a large amount of cyclists are present at all times of the day whatever …

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Great Prayer Day wheat buns – look for hvedeknopper or hveder

If you are keen to follow Danish traditions, then don’t miss out on buying the Great Prayer Day wheat buns. Prepare them properly or you …

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Fredensborg is said to be the Queen’s favourite residence

Normally during July the public can, exceptionally, get a peep inside the royal residence at Fredensborg Castle, said to be the Queen’s favourite. This year, …

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Easter Baking

Find here our expat baker’s insights on baking for Easter while living away from her home. The article continues below. Text and pictures by Claire …

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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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“We sowed a seed, the French chefs who came to Denmark in the 1980s, and inspired other generations”

New Nordic Cuisine was founded on the backbone of a handful of French chefs who came to live in Denmark more than 30 years ago. …

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With all the wind – do you know how cold it is for your skin when you go outside?

You probably already know about the effect of wind to enhance how cold you feel, a modern wind chill factor developed by DMI  can help …

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