20 hours in Oslo, 200 years of Norway: Smashed by stunning Scandinavia.
I have attended a spontaneous “Fiddle Happening” on the roof of the Oslo Opera House in Norway. From only 50 meters away, I saw the royal Crown Princess Mette-Marit, her Crown Prince Haakon and his parents, King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway, smiling and waving. Visiting the world-famous ski jump “Holmenkollen“, I was thrown […]
Party People in Denmark: Rocking at Roskilde Festival 2013!
Rocking at Roskilde Festival. Lonely Planet describes this as one of the three main things to do when visiting Denmark. Participating in this large music event has indeed become our main reason to travel to Denmark together with my brother at the beginning of July this year. Julian, who loves going to festivals, has been very happy […]
Travelling in Denmark: Tips & Destinations for Travelling with Friends
Denmark in the summer … A dream. During the first week of July, my brother and I travel to Roskilde on the occasion of Roskilde Music Festival, one of the largest in the whole of Europe. Despite Denmark sharing the same latitude with countries such as Scotland or Ireland, my packing remains very summerly and optimistic. Long days & lots […]
Six Hours in Sweden: From Copenhagen to Malmö
“There is this bridge from Copenhagen to Malmö. Trains connecting Denmark with Sweden leave about every half hour, so just take any one you like.” Martin, our wonderful local Danish host, tells us with a smile. Easy. Together with my brother Julian, we have travelled to Denmark in order to rock at Roskilde Festival and […]