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The coolest place to hang out? Libraries

Yes, we said libraries. As an expat, English language literature is a must, and as our expat writer found out, the Danish libraries excel in …

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Pet a cow, play with the sheep and pick apples at the OPEN FARM DAY

On Sunday 15 September, you are invited to visit one of the more than 50 farms scattered around Denmark that participate in the Open Farm …

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Can a public toilet really be a tourist sight?

Copenhagen City boasts beautiful old public restrooms and a couple of modern facilities, all staffed by attendants to ensure a clean and safe visit to …

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Visit the delightful town of Dragør right at the tip of Amager, founded by Dutch immigrants

It was my first day-trip here in Denmark, since Dragør is easily accessible from the capital, located only 12 km from Copenhagen, on the coast …

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A unique piece of Cold War history: the Danish military bunker and nuclear attack-proof fortress

Buried deep down in the limestone cliffs of Stevns, lies a secret fortress. You can only access it by climbing down a vast amount of …

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Follow in the footsteps of a rich and historic retail heritage

Copenhagen is changing,old shops have closed, and in their place, multinational luxury brands have moved in. Despite this, you can still find a few shops …

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The ports of Copenhagen are welcoming a multitude of naval vessels from NATO this week – visit one

This weekend it is still possible to come onboard ships from the Danish Navy and Saturday you can also watch live as they demonstrate what …

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Meet the Queen when she officially ends the royal yacht sailing season

The beginning, and end, of the royals’ sailing season with their yacht Dannebrog is a festive moment. On 10 September at 15:00, the Queen will officially …

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Autumn fun – press your own APPLE JUICE

Do you have an old apple tree in your garden with apples you never seem to be able finish? A fun event is to have …

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This autumn – explore The Danish Golden Age

Visit the national gallery in Copenhagen, Statens Museum for Kunst (SMK), as it stages the largest exhibition of Danish Golden Age paintings ever seen. The …

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Copenhagen Harbour’s small secrets – these sunny days – cycling tour to Refshaleøen

Many years ago the area called Refshaleøen was closed off to the public – most of it was “populated” by the Danish navy. The last …

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The North Zealand seaside tour

The North Zealand seaside towns are great to visit. Report from a day trip to the amazing coastline and small sleepy seaside towns only 65 …

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