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By Jess
On: 30th September, 2015

The Many Faces of Copenhagen

  • Denmark
  • Copenhagen

Confession alert: I wish I was Danish. Having just returned from the land of blondes, bicycles and salted liquorice (don't ask), it's fair to say I now harbour something akin to evangelist sentiment towards this Scandinavian wonder-country. Oh yes, a long weekend in the capital, Copenhagen,…

Bequia Walkway
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By Guest blogger
On: 10th May, 2013

Affordable Luxury Holidays

  • Caribbean
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • Europe
  • France
  • Italy
  • Senegal
  • Spain

Didn't think it was possible to do a luxury holiday in an affordable price bracket? Think again. These are our favourite exclusive holidays that don't come at eyewateringly exclusive prices...

Marrakech Market
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By Guest blogger
On: 7th February, 2013

The Best Places to Get Lost and Try Something Different

  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • France
  • Japan
  • Laos
  • Morocco
  • Namibia

From remote wildernesses to hectic metropolises, often one of the greatest experiences to have whilst travelling is to lose all sense of time and direction and get thoroughly caught up in your new surroundings. Enter one of our areas of expertise - unique holidays - and some of our absolute…

Colourful houses in Copenhagen
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By Guest blogger
On: 29th January, 2013

What to do in Copenhagen: Wondercool

  • Denmark
  • Europe
  • Copenhagen

For the entire month of February, the third ever cultural celebration of Wondercool hits the capital of cool: Copenhagen. A mash up of music, art, food, design, architecture and fashion sees both individual and many crossover events throughout the Scandinavian city.

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By Ra
On: 16th November, 2012

In Honour of 'The Killing' in Denmark

  • Denmark
  • Europe

With the third and final series of The Killing set to hit screens this weekend, all things Denmark are well and truly back. The first and second episode air on the evening of Saturday, 17 November on BBC Four, and are expected to draw hundreds of thousands of viewers. Therefore in honour of…

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By Ra
On: 21st September, 2012

Get Creative in Copenhagen

  • Denmark
  • Copenhagen

Copenhagen is undoubtedly one of the most eco-minded and creative cities in Northern Europe, and I was delighted by its many and surprising contrasts. It's not an overstatement to say that it offers everything - and the best thing about the city is that all the sights are within mere streets…

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By Guest blogger
On: 23rd January, 2012

Where To Go On Holiday To Escape Those Monday Blues

  • Bhutan
  • Costa Rica
  • Denmark
  • Indian Subcontinent

Today - the 23rd of January - is officially the most depressing day of the year, known colloquially as 'Blue Monday'. It's not surprising, considering that naked Christmas trees line our streets, we haven't been paid since the Christmas splurge and we're all on a diet. The solution? An…

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By Tom
On: 8th November, 2011

80 Senses: #6 - The concept of 'hygge' in Denmark

  • Denmark

Difficult enough to pronounce, let alone define, 'hygge' is best experienced on a mid-winter trip to Copenhagen, and ideally in the run up to Christmas. You may not be able to put your finger on it, but hygge will be all around, in romantic candle-lit restaurants; in snug subterranean bars…