New Hans Christian Andersen Museum

New Hans Christian Andersen Museum

A new attraction in Odense, Denmark, will do justice to the Danish fairytale author’s “great fame and completely unique fairytale universe”. Japanese architect Kengo Kuma...

Aarhus – European Capital of Culture 2017

Hip bars, plenty of hygge and daring design, Aarhus - European Capital of Culture 2017, Denmark’s second largest city, invites visitors to be happy...

Waffle Hearts: A Brilliant and Big Hearted New Book from Norway

A huge success in Norway first as a book, then as a TV series, Maria Parr’s warm, witty and engaging children’s story is published for...

How Danish are you?

We’ve all heard about how happy the Danes are, and the many great things about living in Denmark such as a healthy approach to...
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Nordic Watercolor Museum exhibits Lars Lerin

Lars Lerin is now back again a whole decade later at the Nordic Watercolour Museum. The 2014 summer exhibition presents new artworks, in which he...

The world’s first sustainable destinations

As the first nation in the world, Norway has implemented a system where destinations can be environmental certified at a national level. But Norwegian sustainability...

Norwegian Designer Makes Traditionally Knitted Reading Lamps

Cosy Concept is all about going back in time, use old handicraft techniques and old patterns to give them a modern look. With traditional...

Listen to the Future

Kristian Aartun, a young Norwegian entrepreneur, is the driving force behind the annual international entrepreneur conference, NIEC. This year’s honorary chairman, Ryan Blair, an American...

10 outdoor attractions in West Sweden

The majority of visitors to the west of Sweden find themselves in the bustling city of Gothenburg, but there’s plenty to enjoy in the...

Munch Through New Eyes

A new book gives a surprisingly approach to Edvard Munch. It contains new research on one of the world’s greatest expressive artists. Authored by Marit...

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