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On 3 August, HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark delivered 5000 boxes of LEGO-bricks to municipal schools in Rio de Janeiro. The occasion was part of a larger Denmark campaign during the Olympic Games in Brazil.
To the tunes of the National Danish Girl’s Choir and Brazilian musician Daniel Jobim singing ‘The Girl form Ipanema’, his Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark opened the Danish hospitality house - a pavilion dubbed ‘Heart of Denmark’ – ‘Coração da Dinamarca’ today, 2 August.
Design is said to be intelligence made visual, and Denmark is the epicentre of clever and trendy design. Come and visit, and be inspired by, the some of best of Danish sustainable architecture, timeless interior design, industrial design and design to improve life, cool designer bikes and much much more when Denmark takes over Ipanema Beach 3-21 August.
The 75 m² pavilion will be attached to that of Denmark, and it will have several activities, with free admission for all visitors
Danish bicycles will take center stage when VisitDenmark and partners welcome visitors to the Heart of Denmark pavilion at the iconic Ipanema Beach 3-21 August - an ambitious 20 day showcase celebrating the best of Danish culture, lifestyle, export brands and design.
Hygge is a Danish word and concept that is hard to pronounce and even harder to translate but found in abundance across the country.
In Denmark, green is not the new black, it's a lifestyle. The Danes have developed a lifestyle that puts eco-friendly living and thinking at its core. The environment plays a large part in city planning, which can be seen from the clean waterways, numerous green spaces, the Danish bicycle culture, eco-friendly design and organic foods.
What’s cooking? Denmark is! As the cradle of the New Nordic Cuisine and with a distinctive terroir for growing some of the best produce in the world, culinary aficionados flock to Denmark to experience a wide range of unforgettable culinary experiences – from oyster safaris to foraging!