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    Just as West Jutland's landscape is dominated by the sea, so is its culture and heritage. Feel the maritime past pulse through you at museums, lighthouses, galleries and historical buildings across the region.

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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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    Known locally as the ‘Land of Light’ on account of the peculiarly pure quality of the daylight that’s said to lift the spirits, North Jutland awakens the senses with 1,450 km of white sandy beaches, clean seas and fresh air, there’s no better place to experience this phenomenon than in the 700-year-old coastal town of Skagen.

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    Thousands of years of history are waiting to be explored on Funen, an island packed with manor houses and castles. Be inspired by the place that has inspired painters for generations and gave the world Hans Christian Andersen.

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    There are no sprawling metropolitan areas in North Zealand. The area is characterised by small fishing, harbour and ferry towns and a lovely, laid-back atmosphere.

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    With Viking celebrations scheduled for 2013 and 2014 in both the UK and Denmark to mark the invasion of England by the King of Denmark and subsequent crowning of his son Cnut as the King of England, why not delve deeper into this fascinating history with a short direct flight under two hours to North Jutland’s capital Aalborg to discover this delightful region.

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    Visit one of Denmark's picturesque small towns and walk through centuries of Danish history. Each has a unique charm and special atmosphere, away from the bustle of everyday life. Ribe, Denmark's oldest town, was recently voted Europe's Best Small Destination. Skagen is a popular seaside town in the North, which has drawn artists and holidaymakers for hundreds of years.

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    Enjoy a getaway to Aarhus’ designer hotel in highend Scandinavian style – the guest comes first and quality is in focus. Welcome to City Hotel Oasia Aarhus in the heart of Aarhus Denmark. Quality and service are the focal point of our hotel. Here you can lean back and enjoy the elegant and discrete luxury, the clean lines and the Scandinavian design.

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    'Eurovision Song Contest [Live Event]' Promotion - Terms and Conditions By participating in the 'Eurovision Song Contest Live Happening' promotion (the "Promotion"), you will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions. All entry instructions form part of these terms and conditions.

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    Travel to the very tip of Denmark and you will find the idyllic village of Skagen. This 700 year old fishing village not only oozes Danish 'hygge', but with its rich cultural and culinary history Skagen offers a perfect atmosphere for both contemplation and relaxation. Outside the city limits, the wild nature is lined up with great adventures.

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    Danish design is known the world over and Denmark has been a leading nation in the design field for decades. From Danish furniture to Danish fashion and Danish toys, Denmark continues to produce world-renowned design classics. Starting in the 1950s with design legends such as Arne Jacobsen and Hans Wegner, the Danish design tradition has developed into a strong international brand. Scandinavian, and in particular Danish design has become synonymous with timeless style. So if you like interior design, furniture and fashion, you’ll love Denmark!

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    "Let's grab a cup of coffee" is a common sentence to hear in Denmark, as Danes love a good cup of that hot steaming beverage. Copenhagen's multiple coffee shops are where Copenhageners meet to talk and hang out while they enjoy a well-brewed cup.

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    Hot on the heels of the double Danish hit TV series The Killing and Borgen, comes The Bridge (Broen). It’s dark, it’s deadly, it’s full of Scandinavian knitwear - and it has won awards!

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    LEGO® is known and loved by children and adults throughout the world, thanks to its ingenious simplicity and the endless imaginative possibilities. In the year 2000, LEGO® was named Toy of the Century by both Fortune Magazine in the US and the Association of British Toy Dealers. Here are some things you may not know about the world’s favourite toy.

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    Denmark's culinary scene is known for local seasonal produce, open faced "Smørrebrød" with delicious toppings, a classic hot dog, and not to mention the world's best restaurant noma. But what are some of the current trends that you should know about? The newly published Danish food bible, White Guide, found out.

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    Share your love of Odense, Egeskov Castle, Nyborg and Ærø Island with the entire world! These are just some of the fantastic tourist attractions and places to visit on Funen or its nearby islands. We've picked seven amazing places on Fyn to add to the list of Denmark's 50 most shareable places. And we're looking forward to seeing your pictures!

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    Beautifully picturesque and steeped in medieval history, Denmark’s oldest and best preserved town Ribe's Viking history can be traced back more than 1300 years.

  18. 320.

      We've gathered all the information you'll need to sell Denmark:1) How to get there2) Our agent manual3) Contact details           

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    Treat yourself to the ultimate pampering with unique and ultimate spa and wellness experiences by Vejle Fjord. Here health and well-being are first priority. Temperate spa baths, moisturising mud masks, warm lava rocks, tasty and healthy gourmet foods, physical exercise and complete mental relaxation in serene surroundings are the order of the day. Unplug yourself from your hectic life for a day or three and visit the exclusive spa and wellness hotels in Vejle, go shopping in the cosy streets and eat world class foods based on locally sourced ingredients.

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    Once feared across Europe for their raids and pillaging, it’s 1000 years since the Viking invasion of England by the Danish king, Swein Forkbeard* in 1013, and subsequently crowning of his son Canute as King of England in 1016, yet the legendary Vikings still provide fascination for those eager to learn more about this famous warrior race.

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    Copenhagen is within easy reach of parks, castles, forests and beaches to the north. A short train ride or drive takes you to the impressive royal deer park, Dyrehaven; a stunning day out all year round. The park is also home to the world’s oldest amusement park, Bakken. Many castles dot this landscape, such as Fredensborg Palace. Carry on up the coast and you pass quaint seaside villages and Denmark’s most-visited museum, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art.   Click on the pins below to see the best hotels and attractions north of Copenhagen.

  22. 326.

    Copenhagen is a city full of love. Why not share this love of the Little Mermaid, Rosenborg Castle, colourful Nyhavn and Copenhagen's City Hall with all of the world? The four places are among Copenhagen's most popular and fantastic sights and we have therefore picked them as some of Denmark's most shareable. We look forward to seeing your pictures from Copenhagen!

  23. 327.

    From Copenhagen Central Station, it’s easy to walk into Frederiksberg along Gammel Kongevej; a fantastic shopping street with grand old buildings and trendy cafés and restaurants. At the other end you’ll find yourself in the peaceful tranquillity of Frederiksberg Have; a royal park and a fantastic place to escape it all. The Zoo is right here too and the old Carlsberg Brewery. For a beautiful and lesser-known spot, take a drink in the greenhouse café at the University’s Agricultural Department.  

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    See the city centre from the waterfront at Islands Brygge. You can also swim here at Denmark’s famous Harbour Baths or take a drink along the harbour. Amager stretches from the Opera and Holmen (soon to be home of the Eurovision Song Contest!) down to the beach park of Amager Strand and the picturesque fishing village of Dragør. Amager Fælled is an enormous unspoilt tract of land that offers you a real escape from the bustle of the city.

  25. 329.

    Prepare yourself to be thrilled by yet another captivating Scandi Drama from Danish broadcasting network DR. Each Wednesday, Sky Arts airs "The Legacy", a drama of family secrets and lies.

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    We have had some very excited travel agents leave Copenhagen after FAMtrips packed with great meeting venues, hotels, restaurants and splendid Copenhagen sights. But don't take our word for it. Here is what some of our participants said...

  27. 331.

    Enjoy a getaway in the heart of Aarhus staying at the new boutique hotel in a modern art-deco style with a pleasant atmosphere. 

  28. 332.

    Authentic Vikings, chefs juggling their pans and the world’s largest LEGO® wind turbine will turn when HRH Prince Consort Henrik of Denmark cuts the ribbon to IMAGINATION, VisitDenmark’s ambitious 17 day festival celebrating the best of Danish culture, lifestyle, food and design. The event is free for all, so come discover what Denmark has to offer between 27 July – 12 August at St Katharine Docks right next to Tower Bridge.

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    Bornholm is most known for its exceptional smoked fish and its signature dish, Sun over Gudhjem. Other must-try foods include blue cheese, rye biscuits, rape oil and fat Bornholm roosters.

  30. 334.

    Denmark is the spiritual and historical home of the Viking. Once feared across Europe for their raiding and pillaging, today's Vikings are a peaceful bunch who have traded in their longships for bicycles. But if you want to get a taste of the old Viking culture and way of life, come to Denmark! 

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    Bring your family to Denmark and live out your wildest Viking fantasies with your loved ones. Learn about the history of the Nordic raiders through play and interactive events that are fun for all ages. Here's a guide to Viking fun for your family.

  32. 336.

    Always colourful and endlessly controversial, Christiania is a unique place to visit. More than a city district, it's a way of life.

  33. 337.

    Culture vultures will be well satisfied by Copenhagen’s many eye-opening offerings. The compact city is full of galleries, theatres, dance performances, film and live music venues. All are easily reached on foot, by bike or by public transport.

  34. 339.

    Denmark's historic country inns (kroer) offer a unique and intimate atmosphere and they are the perfect choice for a weekend away. In Denmark you'll find more than 100 inns with a royal privilege; a special distinction that dates back more than 700 years. In 1286, King Erik Klipping was weary of looking for places to stay when he travelled Denmark. By royal decree, he ordered that inns with food and accommodation fit for a king be established every mile around the Danish countryside.

  35. 340.

    North Jutland offers some great iconic landmarks and beautifull sights. Skagen, Løkken, Rubjerg Knude and Råbjerg Mile are just some of the places that are almost impossible not to

  36. 341.

    The popular places in South Jutland like Møgeltønder, Fanø, and Ribe almost beg to be shared with the world! We've picked seven fantastic and shareable places in South Jutland to add to the list of Denmark's 50 most shareable places. And we are looking forward to seeing your pictures of them!

  37. 342.

    IMAGINATION – Discover the Danish Spirit is a fantastic three-week showcase celebrating the best of Danish culture, lifestyle, food and design. VisitDenmark welcome you all to discover what Denmark has to offer between 27 July – 12 August at St Katharine Docks in the heart of London.

  38. 343.

    In the winter of 2014 the Nordic Film Festival returns to London. Danish film and TV has become well-known in the UK with hit-TV series such as The Killing, The Bridge and Borgen. This November the Nordic Film Festival presents a great opportunity to experience other, more unexplored, Danish and northern productions – some of which present actors from The Killing and Borgen.

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    More than 1,200 years ago the Vikings invaded England – now they’re back and taking over St Katharine Docks in the heart of London from 6 – 8 August.

  40. 345.

    North Jutland, Denmark's most dynamic natural area, offers many wonderful natural playgrounds to explore.

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    1. The Eurovision competition is not open to employees of British Museum, VisitDenmark or any agency connected with this competition 2. All entrants must be residents in the UK aged 18 or over 3. Only one entry per person is allowed, no multiple or third party entries 4. The competition is open for entry from 30th April 5. The competition closes at May 11th 23.59 6. This competition prize includes 2 tickets for the BP Exhibition: Vikings: Life and Legend at the British Museum. Open until June 22nd.

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    Hike the top of Denmark’s highest chalk cliff, Møns Klint Kick back and relax at Marielyst, Falster’s popular summer resort Wander the ancient streets in Køge’s historic quarter Seek out the rustic village of Vallø and its 500-year-old castle

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    Prize kindly sponsored by VisitDenmark.

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      VisitDenmark er Danmarks nationale turismeorganisation. Vi markedsfører rejsemålet Danmark for at tiltrække flere udenlandske ferie- og mødegæster, der kan øge indtjeningen i turismeerhvervet samt skabe omsætning og beskæftigelse i det danske samfund. Markedsføringen sker i tæt samarbejde med erhvervet og andre centrale aktører.

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