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Get to know the Danish culture and lifestyle

Hygge: The Danish art of cosiness

Rumour has it that hygge explains why the Danes are some of the happiest people in the world. But don't take our word for it; see for yourself.

Hygge 101: Find out what hygge is

Rumour has it that hygge explains why the Danes are some of the happiest people in the world. But don't take our word for it; see for yourself.

How to hygge in a Danish holiday home or holiday cottage

If you’re really going to ’do it like the Danes’ when you’re here, then you should consider renting a holiday cottage! They are, quite simply, a Danish obsession. We hygge in our holiday homes. We spend quality time with family there. It’s all about celebrating the simple things in life.

Explore one of the world's happiest and most liveable countries

Allow us to blow our own trumpets for just a moment because, Denmark has consistently been ranked among the world's most liveable and happiest countries for a the past decade! Our love of cycling, clean harbours and laid-back culture have made Denmark one place you can visit and leave with a clean conscience, as well as a smile!

Explore Denmark like the Danes

If you want to truly immerse yourself into our Danish culture, there's only one way forward: explore our country by bike!

LGBTQ

You'll find rainbow colours every day when strolling about Copenhagen, but these events and spots are particularly LGBTQ-friendly.

Fun facts about Denmark

Can facts be funny? We seem to think so. From weird Danish traditions and letters, old flags and amusement parks to bike- and swim-friendly facts, get to know Denmark a bit better with these 17 fun facts!

7 awesome floating experiences you ought to try in Copenhagen

It's almost a rite of passage to experience Copenhagen from the waterside. Most go on a canal tour, but sometimes you just want to do something a bit out of the ordinary. Here are 7 unusual and awesome experiences that are quite literally floating around in our capital's clean harbour.

11 weird traditions that only make sense to Danes

Nowadays we're so used to being updated constantly. But you'll notice that there are certain occasions and times of the year where time seem to stand still, and we celebrate like it's 1549. If you read on, we'll tell you all about our weird Danish traditions that make perfect sense to us.