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Bellevue isn’t just any old beach. In 1931, Arne Jacobsen was invited to enter a competition for a bathing area as part of Gentofte...
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The Danish Pacific Coast

Architectural gems, deranged village people and exclusive accommodation. Strandveien (the Coastal Road) is Denmark's 40 kilometer long holiday paradise. That’s why we call it...
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Copenhagen – The Capital City of Green Spires

Denmark’s capital city is the most exuberant in Scandinavia. Pedestrians and cyclists rule, shopping is a pleasure, cultural sights abound, and by night the...

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Small, but perfectly formed, Denmark is a country of fun-loving, environmentally conscious people. Hamlet was wrong – there is nothing rotten in the state of...

Scandinavian Places in a Nutshell

Whether you’re in a car or coach, on a bicycle, boat or train, on foot or on skis, the Scandinavian countries have an enormous...
Scandinavia Scores on Top on the 2017 World Press Freedom Index

Scandinavia Scores on Top on the 2017 World Press Freedom Index

The World Press Freedom Index has been published every year since 2002 by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and is an important advocacy tool based...
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How to Overcome Jet Lag

When you're traveling rapidly between time zones, your sleep and energy levels may be thrown off by jet lag. This happens because your body's circadian...
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Nordic Water Universe in Copenhagen

Tourists and leisure lovers can look forward to enjoy the world’s fifth largest water park in Copenhagen in 2020. The western Copenhagen suburb of Høje...
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The ten things I’ll miss most about living in Denmark

Justin Cremer has been The Local Denmark’s editor since the site’s very launch. Now he is saying goodbye as he prepares to move back...
Be a Prisoner in Denmark

Be a Prisoner in Denmark

In the city of Horsens, Denmark, you find the Largest Prison Museum in the World. Since 2006 when the last inmate left the former...
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