A viking man stares at the camera at Ribe Viking Centre, Denmark

Don't be scared, we don't bite! (not these days, anyway)

A girl smiling at the camera, Denmark

Explore Denmark like a Dane

If you're looking for the best hidden secrets, authentic gems and classic spots that Danes love, do we have a hot tip for you. Search #baredanmark on Instagram and you'll find a long list of images that show off the insider highlights of Denmark - like these...

North Jutland Holiday House Hygge

What do Danes do in the countryside?

Women walking in old town of Odense on Fyn

Oh all right then, we'll talk about hygge...

Work like a Dane

Did you see what we did there? We put play before work. Because that's how you achieve optimum work/life balance (and we Danes know all about it)...Here's a little insight into some of the jobs that Danish people do.


The city architect

Kamilla Seidler at her restaurant Lola in Copenhagen

The chef

Rubjerg Knude, Denmark

The lighthouse mover

More ideas for authentic travel through Denmark

Discover the real Denmark with us...

11 ways to go green like a Dane
A cyclist rides past a graffiti wall covered with green hearts
11 weird traditions that only make sense to Danes
Traditional Danish Christmas tree
Copenhagen's best hidden gems
The old railroad on Amager in Copenhagen
Copenhagen neighbourhoods you should explore
Nørrebro, Copenhagen
The best museums to visit to understand us Danes better
Guest at SMK, the National Gallery of Denmark
8 traditional Danish dishes that you shouldn't miss!
Hot dog stand on a beach in Denmark