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    VisitDenmark “Win a Trip to Copenhagen & Skagen” Sweepstakes Official Rules The VisitDenmark “Win a Trip to Copenhagen & Skagen” Sweepstakes is intended for participation only in the United States shall be construed according to, and governed exclusively by, United States. Do not participate in the Sweepstakes unless you meet the eligibility requirements set forth below and are physically located in the United States at the time of entry. OFFICIAL RULES - NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHEREVER PROHIBITED.

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    Christmas in Denmark is a magical time. As the weather cools down, the festive spirit heats up. Christmas in Denmark is full of tradition, food, entertainment and good company. It is the time of year when the Danes really focus on spending quality time with family, friends - and even strangers! Here's a great guide to Christmas in Denmark, packed with ideas, events, bakground information and suggestions for making your Denmark Christmas break memorable. Learn more about Christmas markets, concerts, shopping, Danish Christmas food and traditions.

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    There are many different ways to enjoy Denmark, depending on your interest. Are you looking for a romantic weekend break to Copenhagen? Thinking of a blissful break around Denmark's countryside by bike? Or maybe you're ready for some family fun at Denmark's fantastic theme parks. Plan the vacation in Denmark that's just right for you with the help of all of VisitDenmark's inspirational content, gathered in this handy guide.

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    Today, Lonely Planet announced its annual list of must-see destinations in Europe. On the list is 'Viking Denmark'; a set of destinations and places of interest within Denmark linked to the ancient explorers who lived there a thousand years ago. 

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    Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) Launches First Ever Direct Flight from SFO to Copenhagen Starting Today

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    Special familiarization offer  Get to know Copenhagen - a wonderful city break destination – all year round. The best way of selling and promoting a destination is by experiencing it yourself. This offer gives you an excellent opportunity to find out why Copenhagen is one of the most beautiful and charming cities in the world and a perfect city break destination for your clients. The Copenhagen package always includes the following:

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    #ValidateYourLove ! Denmark Celebrates 25 Years of Same Sex Love and Launches Contest to Marry in Copenhagen during Eurovision Song Contest American couples can enter for a chance to win a trip to get married in Copenhagen during the Eurovision Song Contest as Denmark celebrates 25 years of same-sex civil union as the first country in the World

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    “If World Domination were determined by Herring Consumption, We Would Rule the Planet” Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden Launch New “Nordic Cool” Tourism Campaign Spotlighting all Things Uniquely Scandinavian

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    Scandinavia’s Gourmet Capital Continues to Influence the Global Culinary Landscape through New Restaurants and Star-Powered Chefs

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    Air traffic on international flights to Aalborg in North Jutland is on the rise resulting in a major expansion of Aalborg Airport. 

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

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    Denmark has once again been ranked as the happiest nation in the world, this time by the 2013 World Happiness Report.

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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, 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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    The Vikings were more than simply a raiding and pillaging people. They had highly developed social, religious and commercial structures and were just as adept at farming as raiding. Through on-going archaeological research, we're uncovering more and more about the lives behind the myths. Re-discovered jewellery, handicrafts, weapons, clothes and long-ships all help fill the gaps in our knowledge of the Norsemen. Here's a guide to experiences in Denmark where you can learn more about the Viking people and their ways.

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    Denmark can be an expensive place to travel. But it doesn't have to be! As well as cheap ways to travel Denmark, budget accommodation and cheap restaurants, there are a myriad of fun things to do which are completely free. Here's our t'op pick of 5 free things to do in Denmark.

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    Aalborg and the surrounding area is packed with Viking heritage, Viking sites and Viking experiences. From burial sites and reconstructed dwellings to museums, Aalborg is a great destination for the Viking enthusiast.

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    Eurovision Island is a doorway into Denmark, a jump-off point for the entire kingdom. Within three hours of Copenhagen are a wealth of royal castles, national parks and unique Danish attractions such as LEGOLAND. The Viking rune stones at Jelling, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are also just a few short hours from Denmark's capital. So take a night or two away from Copenhagen and enjoy the best of Denmark.

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    If you’re looking for a place to stay on a grander scale, then a Danish castle or manor house hotel is just for you. There are many spectacular castle and manor house hotels around Denmark. Treat yourself like royalty and stay in a prestigious and historic setting, with state-of-the-art amenities. Staying in a castle or manor house is the best of old and new Denmark in one holiday experience.

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    May this list of Denmark's World Heritage Sites guide you to what to see in Denmark! You can start your tour of Denmark at Kronborg Castle, the home of Shakespeare's Hamlet, only an hour north of Copenhagen. Next on the list, Stevns Klint, one of Denmark's newest World Heritage Sites although it is 65 million years old! You could also stop to see the last resting place of Denmark's Monarchy at Roskilde Cathedral before visiting the historic rune stones of Jelling. Finish your trip relaxing at the Wadden Sea National Park - a UNESCO World Heritage Site since last weekend!

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    Enjoy all different kinds of movies at movie festivals in Danish cities such as Copenhagen, Odense and Aarhus. As well as the big international festivals in cinema and documentary, you can also sample more specific movies at events such as the Jewish Movie Festival and Mix Copenhagen; one of the oldest LGBT Movie Festivals in the world. 

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    How much food is it physically possible to heap on top of a slice of rye bread? At Copenhagen's smørrebrød restaurants you'll find out! Smørrebrød comes in hundreds of varieties including veggie options, fish, pate or meat. And just for reference, you don't fill a smørrebrød open sandwich, you decorate it! Sample the best Copenhagen's smørrebrød artists have to offer with this guide.

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    Visit some of Denmark's picturesque small towns and take a stroll through centuries of Danish vivid history. Each town has a unique warmth and special atmosphere, away from the noise of everyday life. Ribe, Denmark's oldest town, was recently voted Europe's Best Small Destination. Skagen is a hugely popular seaside town in the North, which has drawn artists and the like for hundreds of years.

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    It can be hard to explain the Danish word "hygge" (sounds a bit like “hooga”). Roughly it translates to coziness, but that definition doesn’t quite cover it. Hygge is so much more and always involves creating a nice, warm atmosphere and enjoying the good things in life with good people around you. 

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    VisitDenmarks koordinationsopgave gælder alene for væsentlige aktiviteter relateret til international branding og markedsføring af dansk turisme.

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    Som de fleste nordmænd, så har den norske presse også god viden om Danmark. Dette er både vores styrke og udfordring. Vi har mulighed for at henvende os til niche medier, som skriver om gastronomi, design og rejser og fortælle om de små skjulte perler, unikke oplevelser og mindre kendte byer. Samtidig kræver der, at vores presseturer og tips har en spids vinkel, samt at vi går et ekstra skridt for at bringe både journalister og læsere endnu tættere på et land, som de allerede kender og elsker.

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    The new 2012 edition of the Michelin Guide has awarded Copenhagen restaurants a total of 14 stars reaffirming Copenhagen’s position as the culinary frontrunner and ‘hot-spot’ food destination of Europe. Earning more stars than any other Scandinavian city, Copenhagen’s recognition also eclipses European cities including Hamburg, Amsterdam and Rome. 

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    VisitDenmark  “Validate Your Love in Copenhagen” Contest OFFICIAL RULES OFFICIAL RULES - NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHEREVER PROHIBITED.   

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    Experience the magic of a Scandinavian Christmas with the help of our guide on things to do in Denmark over the festive season. It's not just Christmas events and activities waiting for you in Denmark over the Christmas period. Many of Denmark's most-visited attractions are open and ready to welcome you in from the cold.

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    As winter begins to rear its head in Denmark, the country explodes with Christmas markets. Enjoy a spot of present shopping, sample seasonal delicacies such as gløgg and æblekager or simply soak up the festive spirit in cozy surroundings.

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    Denmark has a wide variety of world-class museums and there is something for all ages and interests. Whether you like history, art, nature or science, there's a museum for you. Here's a list of some of the more popular Danish museum attractions to get you started.

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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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    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.

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    Fall is a special time in Denmark. Because of its four distinct seasons, Denmark goes through a transformation this time of year that can be seen not only in nature but also in the types of events on offer.  Fall is also a great excuse for "hygge", that hard to define Danish concept that roughly translates into spending quality time with friends and family. Here's a listings to some of the many events on offer in Denmark this fall.

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    Fall in Denmark is the perfect time to engross yourself in art! There are many art events in Denmark and art exhibitions showing famous international names and greats of the Danish tradition. Find out what's on in Denmark with this guide. 

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    Boutique hotels are all about individuality and relaxation in style. As one of the world’s most renowned design nations, you’ll find Denmark full of design hotels where everything, from the wallpaper down to the rug beneath your feet, is handpicked to create a certain aesthetic. From luxury boutique hotels furnished with classic Danish design to smaller hotels with eye-catching interiors and unique character, you can truly treat yourself to a hotel stay to remember in Denmark.

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    Get to know one of the world's coziest capital cities, where all the top sights and attractions are within walking or biking distance from each other! Explore parts of the city less travelled by visitors, such as the calm and chic Frederiksberg and architectural Amager and take in sights such as Hans Christian Andersen's grave in Nørrebro or The Little Mermaid on her rock near Østerbro.

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    BBC Lifestyle brings the very best of Nordic Food into your home this summer, with four Nordic Cookery programmes that digs into the delicious traditional Danish foods. TV chef Tareq Taylor is the man behind this tasty tour of the best regional Danish dishes and as a added bonus you will get to know four of Denmark’s distinct regions along the way. During the series, Tareq explores South-West Jutland, the Limfjord, North Jutland and East Denmark, cooking with locals, enjoying the great outdoors and trying the exceptional local produce along across Denmark.

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    The whole of Denmark gets into the festive spirit this time of year. Towns and cities around Denmark, such as Aarhus and Odense, are ablaze with Christmas lights and good cheer. Christmas markets, exhibitions, music in the streets; Christmas in Denmark is truly magical.

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    The glitz and glamour of the world's favourite song contest arrives in Denmark this spring, bringing with it a host of exciting events before and after. Let the music take you at some of Northern Europe's biggest music festivals, including Roskilde and Northside Festival, throughout 2014. Denmark also hosts a lot of sporting events, among them Denmark's new European Golf Tour tournament, Made in Denmark. Get ready for a big year of events in Denmark!

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    Turn back the clock, and forget the hustle and bustle of life, at one of Denmark's traditional seaside hotels. There's nothing quite like the laid-back atmosphere and old-world charm of Denmark's beach hotels, dotted around Denmark's beautiful coast. Many of Denmark's beach hotels (badehoteller) have top-of-the-range spa and wellness facilities. At others, it's all about good food, great views and nothing but relaxation. Only some of them are open all year round, so make sure you check before you book a refreshing winter break!

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    Did you know that many of Denmark's biggest and best attractions are completely free? Major attractions, like Nyhavn and The Little Mermaid are free and you can easily walk or bike between them. Sightseeing in openhagen is easy and can be very cheap. Famous landmarks around Denmark, such as Møns Klint and the buried lighthouse at Rubjerg Knude, are also completely free to enjoy. Here are our top pick of Denmark's best free attractions.

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    Denmark has a lot of fantastic hotels, but how about staying somewhere really weird and wonderful on your next visit to Denmark? How about spending the night in a prison hotel or a week in a Stone Age village? If you like to stay close to the sea you can even stay in a lighthouse! This guide to unusual places to stay in Denmark has some great ideas for different budgets, including boat hotels in Copenhagen harbour, making your vacation in Denmark truly unique. 

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    If you have seen the Little Mermaid, taken a Hans Christian Andersen tour and would like to try something a little different? Consider some of these weird and wonderful things to do in Denmark and you will get to see Denmark from a whole new perspective! Dive with sharks, get lost in a crowd of Santa Clauses and hike up one of Europe's biggest sand dunes. Denmark has it all! Plan a unique vacation in Denmark with this guide.

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Come and be charmed by Copenhagen - home of The Little Mermaid and Danish royalty. A cozy knot of winding streets and old buildings, that you can easily explore on foot or on a bike.