A whale that spent ten days swimming close to the harbour in Hobro and later died nearby was dissected in front of several hundred spectators on Tuesday.
As the old adage (loosely) goes: “When in Denmark, do as the Danes do.” Which means: get cosy. We’ve selected our favourite boutique hotels for when you’re hunting for hygge in the land that brought the world LEGO.
Together is a powerful word. It’s one that - no matter what - evokes feelings of love and joy. Geneva, a Swiss gem at the gateway to the Alps, is the ideal place to get together in 2019, and this is why.
Danish cleaning giant ISS said Monday it is selling off part of its business as it quits unprofitable markets.
Valletta, Malta’s small but mighty capital, still feels like one of the Med’s undiscovered gems. But it won’t stay that way for long. The Local’s commercial editor, Sophie Miskiw, explored 2018's Capital of Culture and can’t wait to go back.
The first weekend in advent will be without snow, according to weather forecasts.
Who says you have to bundle up for outdoor fun in Sweden during the winter?
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has formally told the UK Parliament that the vote has been postponed because there is not enough support for the current backstop solution to avoid a hard border in Ireland. She has said she will go back to the EU to improve on the deal, especially with regards to the backstop. Rights groups in Europe have expressed anger that the vote was postponed.
Iceland may have a population of just over 330,000 people (all with equally unpronounceable names) but that doesn't stop it churning out a stream of globally-renowned people. Take our quiz to discover your Icelandic spirit animal.
Denmark and its lovely capital city have inspired numerous songs over the years and now a new and rather strange one can be added to the list.
French police have released an image of Cherif Chekatt, the suspected gunman who opened fire in the centre of Strasbourg on Tuesday night leaving at least two dead and several critically injured.
Denmark’s Ministry of Food and the Environment has named 15 locations that showcase the best of the country’s natural environments.
Commuters from Malmö to Copenhagen are up in arms over being hit by a near ten percent fare hike on what was already the most expensive stretch of rail in Europe.
The number of available places on university courses from which graduates leave Denmark soon after completion must be cut, says Denmark’s education minister.
If you're going to own a swimming pool in a Nordic nation, you may as well do it with style. Houzz.se editor in chief Sara Norrman takes a look at some of Scandinavia’s most striking pools.
Danes now have yet another option for paying in stores and online.
Copenhagen Municipality is set to invest 10 million kroner in new, environmentally friendly harbour ferries.
Motorcycle and moped riders will no longer be able to ride without helmets if the Danish government has its way.
A European Court has rejected an appeal by Brits living in Europe, including 97-year-old war veteran Harry Shindler, who claim that the Brexit referendum was invalid because at least a million Britons were deprived of a vote.
Light the jack-o-laterns! Danes give the American Halloween a 'hygge' twist with their love of pumpkins.
Internationals working in Denmark are more satisfied with their work-life balance than in any other country, according to a survey.