Articles for Denmark

Copenhagen’s Little Mermaid Finds Her Soulmate

Copenhagen’s Little Mermaid Finds Her Soulmate June 15, 2012 | Around the World, Copenhagen, Culture/History, Denmark, Europe | Read More
Almost a century after she was first left sitting on a rock out to sea on Copenhagen’s Langelinie, Denmark’s best-known icon, the bronze statue of The Little Mermaid, has been presented with her male counterpart. Over the years she’s fallen victim to the whims of both political activists and artists’...

Arctic Diving in Greenland

Arctic Diving in Greenland June 5, 2012 | Active/Outdoors, Denmark, Offbeat | Read More
Taking a diving trip in tropical waters can be very enjoyable, but it takes a real sense of adventure to dive the icy, blue waters that surround the largest island in the world. When you dive Greenland, you will be venturing where only a handful of divers have ever been. The 1,646 mile long island, which...

Day Out at Danish Derby

Day Out at Danish Derby June 4, 2012 | Around the World, Denmark | Read More
The historic and relaxed surroundings of Copenhagen Racecourse Klampenborg Galopbane provide the framework for a day at the races when the Danish Derby takes place here on Saturday, June 24th. Located north of Copenhagen on the edge of royal hunting forest Dyrehavsbakken and close to Belle Vue Strand,...

New Eco Accommodation Trend? Copenhagen Hotel Powered By Guests On Exercise Bikes

New Eco Accommodation Trend? Copenhagen Hotel Powered By Guests On Exercise Bikes April 16, 2010 | Copenhagen, Eco-Travel, Travel News | Read More
Starting April 19, the 366-room Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers in Denmark will be partially powered by the leg strength of its guests.  Electricity-producing bicycles will be installed in the hotel gym, and the electricity generated by pedaling guests will be stored in a battery and fed back into the...

Copenhagen: Go Budget Trendy in the Danish Capital

Copenhagen: Go Budget Trendy in the Danish Capital February 23, 2010 | Budget, Copenhagen | Read More
Forget everything you’ve ever heard about Copenhagen being expensive, and ditch along with it all those notions about budget travel being low-brow. Copenhagen’s latest facelift has brought all the great Danish qualities of smart design and functionalism to the masses. Copenhagen is now a...

COP15 in Copenhagen: 10 Essential Activities for the Green Traveler

COP15 in Copenhagen: 10 Essential Activities for the Green Traveler December 10, 2009 | Copenhagen, Eco-Travel, Top 5/10 Lists | Read More
The much-anticipated international climate conference COP15 landed in the Danish capital on Monday, and as the delegates talk it out, the city is throbbing with hundreds of eco-happenings. Whatever the conference’s outcome, it has been an inspiration to many businesses, and all across the city ecology...