Okay, look – I give you a word, you give me the places you think of, okay? Provided this isn’t some kind of Freudian ruse to get me to admit to something appalling, I’m in… Beer. Germany, Belgium… Quite. Well that worked well, thanks. While Copenhagen may not be the first place you think of when [...]
Er, it’s like, black…with two wheels and a seat?
In our mission to inspire and inform Grown-up Travellers we continue our series of articles containing ideas for alternative things to do and see in well-known destinations. You may well have read our post about London and the one about Stockholm but now we move our attention to Copenhagen. The self-proclaimed ‘Capital of Cool’? That’s the one. [...]
One of the 102 baby (fibreglass) elephants that visited the Danish capital in the summer of 2011
Isn’t this great? In Copenhagen a digital counter keeps track of how many cyclists have passed this point on Dronning Louise’s Bridge (the busiest street for bikes in the whole of Denmark) each day and also displays the total for the year so far. So as you can see 7,313 bicycles had already gone by [...]
Scandinavian crime fiction is still riding the crest of a wave and we have been finding out how the various tourism offices have been capitalising on its popularity. As fans ourselves, it’s certainly fun to visit locations used in films and books too. Even more fun to play at being Wallander or Sarah Lund for [...]