Regarded as a cultural powerhouse, the city is also well-known for hosting a plethora of festivals ranging from one of Scandinavia’s largest cultural events ‘Aarhus Festival’ (which celebrates its 50th bi
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Postwar Danish visual art is back in review in 2014 as the nation celebrates the centennial of the birth of Danish CoBrA painter Asger Jorn.
It's no secret - Denmark can be an expensive place to travel. But it doesn't have to be!
You can enjoy seven stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Denmark. For a whirlwind tour of Denmark's sites, start at Kronborg Castle, the home of Shakespeare's Hamlet, only an hour north of Copenhagen.
Kronborg Castle – Home of Hamlet
If you're looking for things to do in Copenhagen and have time to go a little further afield, then head north along the Danish Riviera of North Zealand.
Art and design is part of the Danish way of life. In Danish cities there is a unique balance between heritage architecture, future-forward landmarks and warm-lit contemporary interiors. The Danish Modern movement helped shape the world of mid-century modern living.
Copenhagen is a doorway into Denmark, a jump-off point for the entire kingdom.
Jump in a car, on the bus or catch the train to these unmissable attractions and famous landmarks in Denmark, all within two hours of Copenhagen.
Wondering what Danish sights to see or looking for things to do in Copenhagen?
The home of fairy-tale romance
Get to know one of the world's cosiest capital cities, where top sights and attractions are within walking or cycling distance. Explore parts of the city less travelled by visitors, such as the calm and chic Frederiksberg or architectural Amager.
Archaeological findings in the Frederikssund area tell suggest that people have lived here since the earliest stone age. Immerse yourself in Viking history for a day with fun attractions and sights at the Viking World!
The Vikings were a seafaring people. Their well-designed, infamous longships caused terror across the world from Northern Europe to the Black Sea, - even North America! If you want to learn more about the notorious longships and the people who built them, here's some inspiration for you.
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.
There's a little bit of Viking in all of us. Young and old, we all share a fascination with the Vikings, their history and their way of life. So whether you want to try your hand at Viking life or immerse yourself in Viking history and culture, Denmark offers it all.
Copenhagen is rich in history.