“Are you taking your vitamin D”?

In Denmark, the cold season can be a real challenge. Not only are the dark months hard to get through; the lack of sun may …

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Season of running noses, coughs and fever

It is that time of the year again when we are exposed to a great deal of infections of various kind. Children and young children …

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The Royal Stables and the Mounted Guard Hussar Squadron

More than a museum and with the support of Queen Margrethe, the 325 year-old Royal Stables and the Mounted Guard Hussar Squadron, Gardehussarregimentets Hesteeksorte, are …

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The short and dark days ahead may zap all your energy – what to do?

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also called winter depression, is not uncommon, especially the further north you get. Find our best tips on what you can …

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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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Gear up for the cold and rainy season

Autumn  and winter means rain, wind and much colder temperatures. Being prepared for it with the right rain gear is essential. By Inger Stokkink and …

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CHILDREN’S CLOTHES – How to dress your preschool child during the cold months

Sunshine, rain, lots of wind, even the occasional storm and then sunshine again. The Danish autumn and winter weather can be tricky. The article continues …

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Shopping for your daily groceries – Our GUIDE to the Danish Grocery Market

Getting used to shopping for your groceries in a new country can be quite a challenge. In Denmark, for instance, you won’t find any of …

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Can a public toilet be a tourist sight?

Copenhagen City boasts beautiful old public restrooms, staffed by attendants to ensure a clean and safe visit. The article continues below. By Bente D. Knudsen …

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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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