The Louisiana of Sweden

In 2012 a huge stone, wood and concrete building at Hållunden outside Stockholm opened its doors to the public. Artipelag, as the art gallery...
City Hall Square in Copenhagen

City Hall Square in Copenhagen

Rådhuspladsen (City Hall Square in Copenhagen) is the nexus of Denmark's capital city, grandly lit up at night with its colored signs, digital news...

Action film and the Bible in Denmark

“Some ways of presenting art are more valid than other,” says the Norwegian director/curator Erlend G. Høyersten at Aarhus Art Museum in Jutland, Denmark....

Too Nude for Facebook

Nudity rules on Facebook stopped a Danish politician from publishing a photo of the iconic statue Little Mermaid in Copenhagen. The bronze figure is 102...

Pure Nordic Style at Hotel Oasia in Aarhus

Hotel Oasia Aarhus, Denmark, is located in one of Aarhus city's old historic buildings which formerly housed a small hotel called "Eriksen's Hotel". Today the hotel...

Scandinavian Royal Line

Monarchy is alive and well in Scandinavia. Sweden, Norway and Denmark all have royal figureheads. Monarchy could hardly be more entrenched than in Denmark. Queen...

Danish Bacon

Today the Danes are the world’s leading pork butchers, slaughtering over 28 million pigs a year and agriculture represents over five per cent...

Sounds of Scandinavia

The differences are bigger than the similarities in these three very different recordings of Scandinavian Orchestras. From Denmark: Niccolo Castiglioni (1932-1996): La Buranella, Altisonanza, Salmo XIX Denmark...
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Best Festivals in Scandinavia

Daily Scandinavian’s choice of the month. Here is a list compiled by the editor showing what he considers some of the best festivals in...

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

Half an hour by train northwards from Copenhagen Central Station (Hovedbanegården) brings you to Humlebæk and the museum and sculpture park of modern art,...
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