How much do you know about your Danish heritage and where your Danish ancestors came from? Maybe you have a Danish-sounding surname such as Hansen, Nielsen or Christiansen?
Tourist - Editorial
Having Danish roots is much more unusual than having German, Irish or Italian roots. The total number of immigrants is low compared to many other ethnic groups, and the Danes often settled quickly into the American melting pot society.
Walk through Danish history and the homes of the Danish Royal Family, past and present, at these stunning castles in Denmark.
1. Between sea and fjord
Top 15 fun facts about Denmark:
Fun fact #1:Danes really like pickled herring.
4. Take the family exploring
2. North Sea Nature Park
Royal Copenhagen – The royal Porcelain factory
The meaning of common Danish family names
As well as many fine Michelin Star restaurants, Denmark has a growing list of Bib Gourmand restaurants. The Bib Gourmand is an international award given each year to exceptional restaurants with reasonable prices.
Bjarke Ingels is one of Denmark's most famous architects, making waves with famous buildings at home and around the world. In the USA, Bjarke Ingels has won projects to redesign downtown Manhattan and the Smithsonian Museum in Washington D.C.
Thinking of taking a city break in Europe? Love exploring a city’s atmospheric streets or getting up close to local culture? Then Denmark has four fabulous city break destinations especially for you.
Great news! Many of Denmark's biggest and best attractions are completely free to see. In Copenhagen, you can walk between major sights, like Nyhavn and The Little Mermaid, making sightseeing in the capital cheap and easy.
It's no secret - Denmark can be an expensive place to travel. But it doesn't have to be!
With Unesco's addition of two new sites in July 2015, Denmark now has a total of seven World Heritage Sites.
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 of the city along the Danish Riviera of North Zealand.
Yes, there are fantastic hotels in Denmark. But how about staying somewhere weird and wonderful on your next visit to Denmark? Spend the night in a prison hotel or a week in a Stone Age village.
1 kg mussels
1 garlic clove
½ l. apple juice
1 tbsp. apple cider vinegar
1 tbsp. rapeseed oil