Lost in the urban-air museum
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Lost in the urban-air museum

It’s Saturday, the 4th of October. The online ‘market calendar’ (markedskalenderen.dk) lists no less than 15 different flea markets in the Copenhagen region – all happening on the same day! It is almost impossible not to bump into some bric-a-brac, second hand or unique antique goods selling people that have decorated their stalls with colourful clothes racks, vintage designer … Continue reading

☼Søndagsvenner☼
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☼Søndagsvenner☼

It’s summer in Copenhagen! According to the Copenhagen Post, the weather in Denmark is turning distinctly tropical these days. With temperatures up to 29 degrees and endless days of non-stop sunshine it definitely feels and looks like a stunning Scandinavian summer! People are flooding the streets, parks, cafés, bridges, lakes, riversides, playgrounds and the Assistens cemetery – sunbathing … Continue reading

The calm after the storm – Distortion 2014
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The calm after the storm – Distortion 2014

And there it was. Like the boiling clouds of an approaching (thunder-) storm raging over Nørrebro on Wednesday night, Vesterbro on Thursday before passing on to the island of Refshaleøen on Friday and Saturday. Noisy, wild and dirty, Copenhagen’s Distortion is a unique multi-tiered music extravaganza of its own. Launched in 1998 as an experimental “mobile … Continue reading

Welcome to Copenhagen – Soso Berlin!
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Welcome to Copenhagen – Soso Berlin!

If you chose to take the train to Copenhagen the first impression after arriving at København Hovedbånegard (central station) is an intense smell of warm, sugary pastry, cinnamon and coffee. It draws you directly into one of the little 7-eleven convenient stores in the station hall where they sell all sorts of snacks, including those sweet-smelling kanelsnegel … Continue reading