You Can Minimize Jet Lag in 9 Simple Ways

Jet lag is a temporary disturbance to the body caused by air travel across time zones.  The result? Tiredness and other negative physical effects on the...

H.R.H. The Crown Princess of Denmark Inaugurates Royal Copenhagen’s New Head Office With Grant-giving...

Today, on 15 January, Royal Copenhagen officially opens its new head office in Glostrup, near Copenhagen. The event is to be celebrated with the...

Norwegian Cultural Landscapes

Winding rivers through green fields of lush vegetation;  patches of fields with straight lines made by agricultural equipment;  main roads passing through exciting farmland; ...

Playground of Contemporary Art in Denmark

A new art playground opens in Charlottenlund on the coast north of Copenhagen in May this year. Olafur Eliasson, Jeppe Hein and other major...

Tourism in Norway

Few people have had more influence on Norwegian tourism than Per-Arne Tuftin, the head of Innovation Norway’s travel division, “Mr. Tourism” himself.  Mr. Tuftin, 53,...

History of Scandinavian Pork

In centuries past, pork was a rare household delicacy in Scandinavia. Each farm had a pig or two, carefully fattened and butchered before Christmas,...

Hotel Alexandra, Copenhagen – a Tribute to Danish Designers

Enjoy interior designs from the 50’s and 60’s inspired by Danish designers. Choose between 22 newly renovated rooms inspired by among others Arne Jacobsen...

Our «Finds» in Scandinavia

We traveled by train and Norwegian coastal steamer throughout Scandinavia two years ago. Here are some of our “finds.” Hotel Birger Jarl in Stockholm is “the...
World’s Largest treehouse hotel room in Sweden

World’s largest treehouse hotel room in Sweden

Tarzan would never leave the jungle if he were staying in a breathtaking, uniquely crafted room offered by the Treehotel, which opened in 2010...

Norwegian town finally gets to see the sun

After years of winter darkness, the 100-year-old idea of a sun-tracking mirror, Rjukan, the Norwegian town finally gets to see the sun. Six months of...

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