Salty Scandinavian Inspiration in Hong Kong

Inspired by Scandinavia, the seafood restaurant Salt Recipes in Hong Kong is fully furnished by Normann Copenhagen to match their cuisine with a Scandinavian...

A Super Market in Copenhagen

Torvehallerne in Copenhagen, which opened 2 September 2011, situated right by Nørreport Station is a foodie lover’s dream. Today Copenhagen is considered one of...

Scandinavian Eel

Anguilla anguilla. Eels are mythic creatures, spending their youth in the sea but their adult life in fresh water. As tiny fry (elvers) they take...
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14 Funny Facts about Scandinavia

Usually Scandinavia is associated with winter sports and fjords; countries inhabited by tall, statuesque blondes and Vikings.  Yet there is so much more to...

Scandinavian Coffee-Making Champions

Espresso, cappuccino, caffe latte or macchiato - The World Barrista Championship has fostered several Scandinavian champions. Making really good coffee is an art; a good...

Christmas Lunch in Copenhagen

A Christmas lunch in Copenhagen is the best way to experience the gaiety of the streets and people before the holidays. And what is...

Eight Delicious Reasons Why You’ll Love Scandinavian Food

It’s only in the last couple of years that Scandinavian food has risen in popularity, but now it is getting global acclaim – especially...

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...

Michelin-starred restaurants in Norway

The Michelin Guide 2014 includes a total of six stars divided among five Norwegian restaurants, all situated in the capital city of Oslo. Unfortunately...

The Vikings – Medieval Thugs or Merchant Traders?

The Vikings plundered their way into the annals of Scandinavian history. But archeology reveals there’s more to these raiders than meets the eye. At first...

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