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Random Danish memories…

Denmark is not best known for its nice warm weather and climat. Yet, as you may know already, it’s been one of the countries whose people are the happiest, for years. When it’s grey outside, the best way to brighten people’s spirit is probably to put some color in their daily life. And Denmark is…… Continue reading Random Danish memories…

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Random Danish Memories…

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words… So buckle up, because this post is worth more than 16,000. I was just doing some sorting in the pictures on my phone (after buying a new micro SD card to make sure to have enough memory to shoot just about anything I would please,…… Continue reading Random Danish Memories…

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Random Danish memories…

  If you are a regular in The Cove, you're probably familiar with hygge, and everything hyggelig by now. From the same family, I like also like the word hyggekrog and the concept behind it. A hyggekrog is a corner of your home, usually a nook, where you can spend time and relax. It often involves soft blankets, fluffy… Continue reading Random Danish memories…

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Random Danish memories…

  Backstreet in Helsingør.   In life, not everything is black & white… We sail in a colorful world, that often distracts us from lines, curves and textures we don’t even see anymore. We wander, trying to flee from the ordinary. We yearn to be wowed, by anything big, grand and breathtaking. I miss Denmark…… Continue reading Random Danish memories…

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A like Aalborg – A to Z Challenge

  Region: North Jutland Population: 112 000   I am glad to start this series with Aalborg, because it is one of the places I have spent the most time in, during my three trips around Denmark. Fourth largest city of the country, Aalborg is definately a must on your list, if you are planning…… Continue reading A like Aalborg – A to Z Challenge

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Carnival’s in town!

When referring to Carnivals, people will usually think about Venice in Italy, Mardi Gras, in Louisiana, or Rio de Janeiro in Brazil… But in May, every spring, Denmark holds what is said to be the biggest carnival in Northern Europe. This year, Aalborg (Denmark’s fourth largest city) was holding its 25th carnival, and I was lucky enough to watch the…… Continue reading Carnival’s in town!

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Street art in Aalborg…

I was working all day, and had my share of this and that throughout the long shift, so I’ll take a day off from storytelling today. I have not arrived in Aalborg yet, in my travel blog. But I was reminded of the city by my good friend, Notthedane56 when he shared this picture with me this…… Continue reading Street art in Aalborg…