Burning ban a problem for Sankt Hans in most parts of Denmark

If you want to watch the burning of the midsummer bonfire, this year you may have to travel to another part of Denmark to do …

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Sankt Hans is only possible in areas without a burning ban

If you ask Danes, why they celebrate Sankt Hans, you’ll likely hear it’s an old Danish tradition. However, as with many traditions in Denmark, the …

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Five things your graduate won’t tell you about their cap (Studenterhue) and a bit of cap history

Starting 21 June and until 25 June you will find the streets full of trucks or horse-drawn carriages with happy students playing loud music, parading …

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Royal visit from Norway brings Royal Norwegian Yacht to Copenhagen Harbour

A festive couple of days for royalists in Copenhagen and Aarhus as the King and Queen of Norway make an official visit to Denmark as …

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Closed streets in Copenhagen and Frederiksberg due to ROYAL RUN on 29 May

Royal Run takes place in several cities with the last long run in Copenhagen and Frederiksberg on Monday 29 May. HRH Crown Prince Frederik will …

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Blooming birch trees bring red eyes and running noses to those with pollen allergy

While warm dry days may be just what you have been waiting for, for those affected by various pollen allergies, they also mean the start …

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What do the Danes think of their Royal Family and what role does the Danish Monarchy have?

You cannot stay long in Denmark without noticing the importance of the royal family. But who are they and what role do they have in …

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This year will be the last Great Prayer Day bank holiday

It is the first of a range of long weekends after Easter much loved by the Danes, the  Store Bededag. Unique to Denmark and popular …

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Winds and stormy weather to hit Denmark today

Storm system Otto is expected to hit Denmark starting this afternoon until late in the night. Heavy rain and later winds with gusts of stormstrength. …

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What’s On In Copenhagen in February

There are activities for all the family to enjoy this month. Here’s our pick of some of the best. The article continues below. by Louise …

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