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On Sunday 1 December it is the first of four advent Sundays – is your wreath ready?

If you are new to this Christmas tradition find here a few tips on how to take part by either buying one or making your …

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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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New to Danish Work Culture? Learn more about herding the Danes

“Managing Danes is like herding cats!” laughs Heidi Rottbøll Andersen. Not her own words, but those of an American manager who, baffled at the attitude …

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The role of the Danish Monarchy

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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Adjusting to Danish early education – a challenging experience says an American Mom

An American mom sends her two little sons off to school in Denmark and discovers that there are plenty of lessons to be learned from …

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Gear up for the cold and rainy season

There is no way around it, autumn has hit Denmark with rain and wind and much colder temperatures. Being prepared for it with the right …

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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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Pay a visit to Denmark’s most sought film and TV locations

Are you a fan of the much acclaimed Danish television series and films? Then you may be interested in our guide to the locations used …

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Are you ready for the Great Prayer Day?

The first of a range of long weekends after Easter, Danes love their Great Prayer Day, Store Bededag. This bank holiday is unique to Denmark …

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DK’s only Oscar and Emmy award winner – who is film maker SUSANNE BIER?

Since its release in December 2018, her first Netflix movie, the thriller “Bird Box”, is also her largest measured by audience numbers. Who is the …

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