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Copenhagen free and open June 23, 2010 | Events, free, Things to Do | Read More
Despite Copenhagen being an expensive city when it comes to actually paying for things, the Danish capital excels in offering plenty of things to do for free – especially in the summer. Here’s a selection of activities taking place in the city over the next two months that will cost you absolutely...

Sankt Hans Night: A Danish Midsummer’s Eve

Sankt Hans Night: A Danish Midsummer’s Eve June 18, 2010 | Events, free, Things to Do | Read More
Saint John (or Johannes in some countries) is called Hans in Denmark. ‘Sankt Hans Aften’ is always held on June 23, the night before St Hans Day, with fires lit all around the country, and an effigy of a witch placed on the top. According to local folklore, the fire is burned to prevent witches from...
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