Denmark closes down for Christmas

Other than a few open eateries, the Danish cities come to a standstill from December 24 to 26, and again on the 31 December and …

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An expat’s Danish Christmas experience: “Such an important family event”

Bettina Schmidbauer is German – married to a Dane. We met her to talk about her experiences with the Danish Christmas and her family’s Christmas …

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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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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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Create that homey feeling again every time you move

Once again you need to unpack in a completely different setting. What will fit and how can you RECREATE that homey feel time after time? …

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Teaching Vikings Good Manners and how to behave

Inge Correll is a Danish institution in the dos and don’ts of good manners and how to behave properly.  She shares her insights on why …

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Relocating – a challenge.

Are you relocating this summer, either to Denmark, or from Denmark to a new country with your family? Then you will recognise the hardships involved …

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Going home this summer and planning to sublet your Danish home short term?

Are you planning to make a little extra money by renting out your apartment or house while you are away? If you do so, you …

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Fostering world class citizens – the challenge

Finding a school which prepares your child for adult life can be challenging. Meet students from the Copenhagen International School Class of 2019 and find …

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A vicious circle: you can only get better at Danish if you speak it daily – but you have to be good to be able to use it daily.

French trailing spouse Sylvie Reynolds had done what she was told to do if she wanted any chance of a job here; she had learnt …

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