Norwegian Rap Duo Madcon Hits the Charts

“God Forgive Me” was the duo’s first single in 2000 (Virgin records), but their first commercial breakthrough was in 2002 with the hit single...

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...

‘Rocket Man’ Plays at Tivoli, Copenhagen in July

With 250 million records sold worldwide, Sir Elton John is one of the biggest and most successful solo artists ever. Over five decades, he has...

Scandinavian Winners of the 2014 College Photographers of the Year Competition

More than 600 students from more than 100 colleges and universities participate in the yearly competition College Photographer of the Year.  This year, for...

Streaming music booming in Scandinavia

A recent study by Polaris Nordic shows that almost eight million music fans from the Scandinavian countries are using streaming sites like Spotify or...
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A Smile is the Shortest Distance – A Tribute to Victor Borge

Victor Borge was born as Børge Rosenbaum in Copenhagen, Denmark, into a Jewish family. His parents, Bernhard and Frederikke Rosenbaum, were both musicians (his father...

Snapshots of Scandinavia

Fjords, Vikings, reindeer, colorful fishing villages, northern lights, maybe a stave church, that is the images many travelers already may have of Scandinavia. But...

Brondums Hotel in Skagen – A Living Museum

Brondums Hotel is deeply embedded in the history of Skagen, Denmark’s northernmost settlement. The Danish painter Anna Ancher (1859-1935), associated with the Skagen painters, was...

Copenhagen Liveability

“Copenhagen Liveability” is a holiday concept containing three experience routes with a point of departure in the certain Copenhagen liveability combining the old and...

The «Land’s End» of Denmark

The Danes consider this something of a Riviera, while Americans liken it to Cap Cod. At the Jutland peninsula’s – and mainland Europe’s –...
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