Denmark – One of the world’s happiest countries
Home of Hygge, and one of the world’s happiest nations because of it, Denmark is in Scandinavia. Viking in origin, but ultra-modern in design and infrastructure, this country has given us Lego, Scandi drama, Wallander, and the tales of Hans Christian Andersen. The Little Mermaid; a character in one of Andersen’s stories, has been immortalised as a statue in Copenhagen Harbour and is still one of the most visited landmarks in Northern Europe.
Whether you fancy a cycling tour of the Danish cities, you want to experience driving across the Oresund Bridge into Sweden, or you believe you might find romantic fulfilment in a fairytale Renaissance castle, Denmark is an exciting destination to discover.
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Scandinavia is a hotbed of seafaring nations, which probably explains at least in part, why the Vikings were so successful in steering their longships to new lands. Denmark’s main islands are Sealand, Aeroe and Funen; the latter of which proudly boasts the
In Copenhagen, you’ll be enchanted by the Old Harbour at Nyhavn, visit the castle that informed Shakespeare’s Hamlet; Kronberg
Other top Danish attractions include the Forst Botanical Gardens on North Sealand and the Museum of Hans Christian Andersen in his birthplace town of Odense, which is where you can also visit the Renaissance castle of Gisselfeld. The food in Denmark is exquisite; fresh, healthy and full of flavour. You’ll probably want to try its rather famous bacon too!
Booking your Danish Escape
Our friendly and knowledgable advisors are always on hand to help you make a decision about the sort of holiday that might best suit your holiday preferences and budget. Give us a call, and in just a few weeks you could be exploring Sweden, Norway and Denmark together, following in the footsteps of Vikings, taking a Danish garden or food tour, or even visiting the country en route to Spain, as part of a cruise. Let us help you make your dreams become a reality and get in touch.