VIKING is the largest exhibition about the Vikings to take place in Denmark for many years. The National Museum in Denmark wishes to use the exhibition to paint a modern picture of the Vikings, focusing upon their love of adventure, savagery and desire to conquer.
Copenhagen is wonderful in the summertime. The days get longer, the sun gets brighter, the weather gets warmer, and the whole city is buzzing with life. Here's a guide to some of the best summertime events in Copenhagen.
Copenhagen is full of festivals throughout the year. Music, film, food, art, comedy - the Danish capital has an event for everyone. Here's a selection of great festivals taking place in Copenhagen this year.
We all prefer blue skies and sunny weather for our vacation, but we'll be honest with you; rainy days do occur in Copenhagen. And even if you happen to catch Copenhagen on a wet day, there’s still plenty to do while seeking cover from the drizzle.
Copenhagen: The Gastronomy Capital of Scandinavia
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The wreck of the longest Viking longship in the world is the main attraction at the National Museum’s major international special exhibition, VIKING.
Copenhagen is rich in history.
The symbol of Copenhagen itself, the Little Mermaid from Danish author Hans Christian Andersen’s romantic fairytale, is known and loved by all.
This festival was founded by the Danish jazz association JazzDanmark in 2001 and is a unique celebration of live jazz and an annual kick start of the jazz season.
Under the banner ‘Blue Gold’, you can enjoy a gastronomic afternoon boat trip, where different restaurants at the harbour will conjure up signature dishes centred on the blue mussel.
You might want to bring that sweater when going to Wondercool in Copenhagen during the month of February. In return you are guaranteed lots of cultural warmth with eight festivals joining forces.
Gastronomic boat trips, guided walks through the hidden Copenhagen, celebrating blue gold, a ‘behind the scenes’ look at architecture and music in new and familiar constellations are just a few of the programme activities in store when Wondercool culture month gets underway in Copenhagen for the
Copenhagen has won the prestigious European Green Capital 2014 award by the European Commisssion because the city excels in combining sustainable solutions with growth and quality of life. That means the city of Copenhagen offers plenty of green options.
Rather than just being cold, February is going to be super-cool this year, as the winter festival, Wondercool, launches a programme featuring more than 100 events encompassing food, music, design, architecture, art and fashion.