The wild winds and waves shape the landscape and dictate the lives of both the humans and animals inhabiting the area.
Tourist - Editorial
Denmark is a Viking country and for thousands of years, the Vikings where superior at sea and kings of the battle-fields, dominating the culture and history of Northern Europe.
Traditionally the Danish Christmas tree is the common spruce type, also known as Norwegian spruce. In more recent time, the common spruce has made way for the Normann spruce as it lasts a bit longer and results in fewer scattered needles on your living room floor by New Year's Eve.
Old Christmas beliefs
Types of holiday home
Finding a hotel in Denmark is simple
The perfect location
Danish Cycling Federation
1000s – The first settlement.
Laid back and down-to-Earth
Beautiful beaches lie beside gourmet restaurants, boutique hotels and designer shopping in Aarhus.
IMAGINATION Opening Ceremony
27 - 29 July
Imagine a world of food
30 July - 3 August
The fairytale world of Hans Christian Andersen
4 - 5 August
LEGO®, the world's favourite toy!
If it’s your first time in Copenhagen, a bodega is a great way to experience old Denmark. These pubs are cosy, closed-in places where everyone knows everyone else’s names. Ask a local to show you how to play a game of dice, a popular Danish pastime!
- Visit Bornholm’s four impressive round churches
- Walk the stunning, white-sand beach at Dueodde
- Cycle around the island on disused railway cycle routes
- Taste delicious smoked fish in the picturesque towns of Svaneke and Gudhjem
- Lose yourself in the rolling heathlands of Djursland’s National Park
- Spend an exciting weekend in Aarhus, Denmark’s second city
- Cycle or hike the many, varied trails of The Lake District
- Wonder at Egeskov Castle, Europe's best preserved Renaissance moat castle
- Explore the cathedral city and birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, Odense
- Go island hopping in the South Funen Archipelago
- Visit the quaint cobbled town of Ærøskøbing