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Christmas time

December 2, 2017

nisse my daily denmark

It is Christmas time, and there are Nisser everywhere.



Wikipedia about Nisser

Nisser for sale


Sophienholm at Lake Bagsværd

March 23, 2017

sophienholm 2

sophienholm Lyngby

sophienholm at Copenhagen

Sophienholm is an exhibition hall owned by Lyngby-Taarbæk town council. Situated in a beautiful park overlooking Lake Bagsværd and annually showing four or five major art exhibitions it attracts visitors mainly from the greater Copenhagen area.”  All text


Lake Bagsværd


March 22, 2017

Pollen in Denmark

Astma-allergi Danmark: “The daily pollen count of the six most important pollen types and two spore types are published. This is alder, hazel, elm, birch, grasses, and mugwort, and spores from Alternaria and Cladosporium.” Pollenmonotoring in Denmark

Pollen today

Pollen calender

Take a walk – Copenhagen city

March 21, 2017

Botanisk Have KøbenhavnCopenhagen park

Botanical Garden Copenhagen 2

Botanical Garden Copenhagen

The Botanical Garden

PDF map of the garden


Take a walk – Copenhagen area

March 21, 2017

Citadel Copenhagen

kastellet Copenhagen

the citadel Copenhagen

the citadel

Kastellet, English: The Citadel located in Copenhagen, Denmark, is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe.” (Wikipedia)



Previous blogpost about the Citadel


January 1, 2016

nytårshilsen 600

Kringle / Pretzel

December 29, 2015

danish cake with marzipan Kringle

Danish cake Kringle

kringle Danish pastry 3

kringle Danish pastry

Though this cake  don´t look like a Pretzel, it still have that name, “Kringle”. Danish kringle are served with coffee at several festive occasions.

Recipe Christmas kringle with marzipan (in Danish)

krinlens form (about the shape)

Recipe in English Danish kringle

Recipe (in Danish)