Out and About: Spending Christmas and New Year in Copenhagen and Denmark

Christmas Eve and the Christmas days are special in Denmark – everything (nearly) closes down and finding eateries that are open, and shops to buy …

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Of Fir and Pine: The Search for the Perfect Christmas Tree

Danish Christmas traditions are a plenty: the lighting of the Advent wreath or the burning of dated candles, every day, counting down to the 24 …

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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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If you find it difficult to get into the Christmas mood, just visit Tivoli.

Tivoli’s enchanted garden is a mesmerizing winter wonderland otherwise not found in a mild, grey and wet Copenhagen. Report from Tivoli’s Christmas season opening. The …

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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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Going Christmas shopping? Don’t forget your BYTTEMÆRKE!

It’s that time of the year when homes, shops and streets are beautifully decorated; and many of you are planning your Christmas gift shopping. If …

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