Copenhagen – The Little Mermaid

“The Little Mermaid” from the fairytale with the same name, by HC Andersen, is probably the best known tourist attraction in Copenhagen. Here are a few things that I bet you didn’t know: 1961 – September 1 Bra & panties were painted on her, and her hair was ‘dyed’ red 1963 – April 28 She was covered in red paint 1964 – April 24 She was decapitated 1976 – July 15 She was covered...

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Wonderful Copenhagen!

Why is Copenhagen so wonderful? Here what I think of when I think about Copenhagen:  Home to HC Andersen (Poet and Fairytale Writer) The Little Mermaid Carlsberg Beer (“Probably the best beer in the World”) Tivoli Gardens (Amusement Park) Fashion Week (Top 10 fashion events in the World held twice a year) Design (contemporary Scandinavian design) Freetown Christiania (self-governing area of the city of about 850 hippies)...

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Stockholm – The Capital of Scandinavia

Built on 14 islands around one of Europe’s largest and best-preserved medieval city centuries, the Swedish capital is superbly positioned, with stunning and extremely varied scenery in every direction. Stockholm offers a several museums, theaters, sights, attractions and events, whether you’re interested in history, art, opera, modern dance, traditional handicraft, contemporary design or anything else. Stockholm is a very...

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