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    In Vejle you can come up close and personal to the history of Denmark, from the stone and bronze ages through the Viking era and to the present day. Highlights include Viking exhibitions and a world heritage Viking site in Jelling, the mysterious Ravningbro, the Barrow of the Egtved Girl, Vingsted Historic Workshop and the ancient Army route. The landscape is characterised by a wealth of church spires, castles and manor houses.

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    Enter this competition to win The Complete Seasons 1 & 2 of the award-winning TV hit The Bridge on DVD.  The Bridge Trailer:  

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    Yes, noma is one of the world’s best restaurants, but you’ll find the world’s best chef (2011) slaving away in another world-class Copenhagen eatery.

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    "Wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen" may be an established favourite in the city-break stakes, but visitors to Denmark will find that exciting urban experiences aren't just limited to the country's cosmopolitan capital. Aarhus, Denmark's second-largest city, is rapidly earning a reputation as a viable and attractive short-break destination for British travellers thanks to its winning combination of historical attractions, laid-back ambiance and convenient, daily Ryanair flights from London Stansted.

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    Denmark’s best kept secret… until now? Danish pastries aren’t really Danish!

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    Terms and Conditions: VisitDenmark/Bang & Olufsen competition By participating in the 'VisitDenmark/Bang & Olufsen' competition, you will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions. All entry instructions form part of these terms and conditions. 1. The VisitDenmark/Bang & Olufsen competition is promoted by: VisitDenmark UK (Sponsor) – the official tourism organisation of Denmark, 55 Sloane Street, London SW1X 9SY, UK. No correspondence regarding the competition will be entered into.

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    Denmark is a country with a rich history of film. Nordic Film located just outside Copenhagen is the world's oldest existing film company established in 1906 over a hundred years ago. And the longstanding film tradition has continued. In the '90s with the new cinema movement "Dogme" and in recent years with world class directors like Lars von Trier (Nymphomaniac), Susanne Bier  (In a Better World) and Nicolas Winding Refn (Drive) competing at the Oscars.

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    Copenhagen has been awarded the EU Commission’s prestigious European Green Capital Award for 2014.

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    In the July/August issue of The Monocle Copenhagen is yet again ranked number 1 on ‘The Monocle Global Quality of life survey 2013’.

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    Copenhagen Restaurants Receive 14 Stars in Latest Michelin Guide

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    Do you want to learn more about Copenhagen’s many sustainable offers, or just want an update on the Capital of Sustainable Meetings? Follow VisitDenmark and Wonderful Copenhagen CVB – and six MICE-reporters – directly via social media, 17-19 September 2013, for a virtual tour of the Danish capital.

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    On June 22nd, the National Museum of Denmark opens its international special exhibition, VIKING, which presents a modern picture of the Vikings and displays a large number of unique finds from museums in 12 countries.

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    House of Green, Denmark’s first interactive visitors’ and exhibition centre for green solutions, was inaugurated in Copenhagen on September 5.

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    In the wake of restaurant Noma taking the title of 'World's Best Restaurant' for 4 out of 5 years, other Danish regions are successfully following suit. The Northernmost region of Denmark; North Jutland is stepping up to the mark in 2015.

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    A thousand years ago, the Vikings forced themselves onto the world stage and left an indelible mark on many parts of Europe. Denmark, their homeland, has been shaped by Viking culture and here are some of the places you can see this most strikingly.

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    Inspired by the recent Nordic food trend? It can be hard to get a table at noma, but you can bring Nordic flavour and the essence of seasonal Scandinavian food into your home, with this easy recipe for barley and mussels. Enjoy!

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    Denmark is an open and friendly society and prides itself on being welcoming and accepting of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transsexuals. Here's a guide to LGBT events, attractions and resources in Denmark.

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    Looking for a food experience beyond ordinary? An unforgettable sensory adventure is waiting for you at our focus on the best of the Danish kitchen, from the 27 - 29 July. Nordic Food is on everyone’s lips and now you have the chance to spoil your inner gourmand by visiting IMAGINATION. Enjoy!

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    Bornholm is a slow-paced Baltic island, west of the Etholmene Islands. Lying off the coasts of Sweden and Poland, Bornholm receives many hours of sunshine and the extraordinary, pure light has always attracted artists to the island. Bornholm presents the Danish landscape in a nutshell; it is hilly and fertile with fields and large forests. It's the only place in Denmark where you can walk out on craggy, granite coastline. Bornholm also offers you pure, white beaches, particularly Dueodde, a vast stretch of fine sand.   

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    Be one of four bloggers that we are sending on a scavenger hunt to Copenhagen to compete for the title 'Blogger of the Year'.

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    Denmark is famed for its incomparable sense of style and Copenhagen is home to some of the world’s most sought-after designer brands and classic products.

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    Holidaymakers with a love for the great outdoors will find plenty of appeal during summer time in the North West Jutland region of Denmark. In addition to wide open spaces, clean seas and limitless fresh air, the region offers miles of broad, white, sandy beaches. Many have EU Blue Environmental flags and are backed by dunes, heaths and fragrant pine forests.

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    North Jutland – Denmark’s aptly named ‘Land of Light’ - offers a plethora of things to do, from strolling along expansive sun-kissed stretches of beach and visiting world class attractions, such as the Viking museum Lindholm Høje or the recently renovated Skagen Museum, to indulging in gourmet cuisine (for which the region is very well-known) at one of the many award winning restaurants such as Mortens Kro, Svinkløv Badehotel or Villa Vest.

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    There are many reasons why you can’t beat seeing Denmark from a bicycle and here are ten to get you going.

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    Aalborg is an old city with a long and interesting history. The town's past can still be seen throughout the city at various historical sights. If you prefer more contemporary culture, Aalborg delivers too.

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      Join us in London for the Eurovision Song pre-party on May 9th 2014!  We will be hosting a big party at Heaven in London (Under the Arches by Charing Cross station). And here's the kicker: You could be flying out to Denmark that very same night.         

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    Colourful Nyhavn, the royal palace of Amalienborg, Tivoli Gardens, The Little Mermaid; Copenhagen’s most-famous sights are all within walking or cycling distance in the historical city centre. Explore the back streets, courtyards and alleyways of inner Copenhagen and find a fantastic variety of shops, cafés, restaurants and historic buildings. Walk along Strøget; the longest pedestrianized shopping street in Europe or venture over the water to the canal district of Christianshavn or world-famous Freetown Christiania.  

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    Denmark has a reputation for being an expensive place to holiday, but it's easy to travel cheaply and enjoy free things to do, if you know where to look! For visitors looking for a unique way to experience Denmark and for ways to do it cheaply, we've put together a few ideas for fun, cheap and unusual things to do, to really experience Denmark.

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    North Zealand is a holiday favourite with Danes and not just because of its close proximity to Copenhagen. North Zealand offers you lakes, deep woodland and green open landscape, perfect for walking, cycling and camping. The area is fringed by calm coastline where you can dip in Denmark’s best coastal swimming areas. The drive or train ride north into the region winds along the beautiful Oresund coast, giving you views across to Sweden.

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    Meetovation includes unique and original environments and local attractions. The sense of authenticity helps delegates open their minds and better appreciate and remember where they spent their time. Below you find tools and inspiration to incorporate local inspiration into your meeting.

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    South Zealand offers you the highest cliffs in the country, Møn’s Cliff (Møns Klint) and Stevn’s Cliff (Stevns Klint). These dramatic, white fortresses border the Baltic Sea and are a great place to hike. You can reach these natural phenomena easily by road. The rest of the area is characterised by open, green landscapes, beautiful beaches and bridges connecting South Zealand with the rustic islands of Falster, Lolland and Møn. The islands are popular holiday spots and it’s easy to see why. You’ll find great attractions, laid-back living and some of the best beaches in Zealand.

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    This year it is 1000 years since the viking King Forkbeard and his son Canute came to the English shores and drove out Ethelred the Unready. After a long effort at conquest, and shortly before his death, in 1013 King Forkbeard became the first of the Danish Kings of England.

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    Covering 3,600 kilometres, Denmark’s famous Marguerite Route is well-known by locals as one of the best ways in which to explore the country by car. Based on Queen Marguerite of Denmark’s favourite drives, the route is characteristically marked by marguerite (daisy) road-signs and stretches from rustic islands of Falster, Lolland and Moen in South Zealand to the very top of North Jutland to Skagen and Grenen where the two seas, Kattegat and Skagerrak meet.

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    Formerly the Red Light District, up-and-coming Vesterbro boasts its own Meatpacking District, with gritty bars and fine dining side-by-side. Take in an exhibition at the old cattle market, Øksnehallen, a short walk from Copenhagen Central Station. Istegade and Vesterbrogade are packed with great restaurants and bars, but Vesterbro also offers you its own little foodie paradise, Værnedamsvej; a quiet side street of delis, cafés and restaurants.

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    Copenhagen is wonderful in the summer. The days get longer, the sun gets brighter, the weather gets warmer, and the whole city starts buzzing with life. Here's a guide to some of the best summer time events in Copenhagen.

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    Are you ready for a typically Danish holiday experience? There are around 40,000 holiday homes for rent in Denmark. They tend to be located in picturesque areas, often near inland water or the coast and are decorated with individual, Danish style. They are an extremely popular holiday form amongst Danes.

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    You’ve probably heard the name, noma, blending the words Nordic and mad (food). But managing to eat there is another matter entirely! Getting a table at the World’s Best Restaurant 2014 and third best of 2015 is not so easy. But for those who book ahead, you’re in for an extraordinary culinary experience.

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    As Denmark’s historic borderland, South Jutland is rich in opposing histories and unique culture. It's changed hands more than once over the centuries and you can sense that turbulence when you visit the region’s many diverse, historical sites. The landscape is at odds with its difficult history and you’ll find South Jutland to be a gentle, open land, bordered by Little Belt beaches to the east and the Wadden Sea National Park to the west. Today, Flensburg Fjord acts as a natural border with Germany, but there is no longer a physical border to cross.

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    In an age of all you can eat, all year round, Danish chefs are leading the way in a new wave of gourmet thinking. Slow food over fast food and locally-sourced produce over food shipped from every corner of the planet. That’s the essence of New Nordic cuisine, a sustainable, healthy and delicious trend that has taken Scandinavia by storm.

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    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.

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    The island of Bornholm has uniquely contrasting landscapes. Head North for rugged coastal rock formations and South for endless stretches of white sand. Everywhere you'll find cycle and hiking routes and great sights.

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    Shopping, sightseeing, eating, partying... you can do it all in 48 hours in Copenhagen. The Danish capital is a fantastic city for a short break. It is relatively small with excellent public transport links, so you can cover most of the attractions and diverse neighbourhoods of the capital over a weekend. Here's a guide to getting the most out of 48 hours in Copenhagen.

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    Copenhagen is rich in history. The Danish capital was officially founded in 1167 by Bishop Absalon, but research suggest that the location was inhabited already in the late Viking age. Copenhagen was a busy and strategically important merchant city throughout the medieval period where it controlled much of the lucrative trade and traffic to and from the Baltic Sea.

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    Here's an overview of all the thematic holiday pages on visitdenmark.co.uk. There's plenty to do and see in Denmark with everything from urban city breaks to romantic rural getaways, and it is all withing manageable distance. Click on the links below and get inspiration for your next Denmark holiday.

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    We've gathered together Denmark's top attractions within an hour of the capital, Copenhagen, into one guide. Mix and match attractions as diverse as seaside art museums, royal castles and ancient Viking sites to explore on fun-filled day trips from Copenhagen!

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    noma did it again. The restaurant of all restaurants remains on top of the gastronomic world. For the 3rd consecutive year, restaurant “noma” in Copenhagen has been awarded “No.1 Best Restaurant in the World” by readers of the esteemed Restaurant Magazine. 

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    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.

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    Getting around Denmark does not have to be expensive. If you walk or cycle you can do it for free, but there are also other options available.

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