This maritime country and its tiny islands may seem tiny to the eye, but has a lot of surprises to offer visitors from its authentic medieval Viking history to its up and coming modern lifestyle. Situated in the northern part of Europe and located on the south of Norway, the Nordic country of Denmark and Faroe Islands offers you the endless opportunities for a dream destination!
Begin your journey with the tiny cluster of the Faroe Islands, a dream paradise for fell-walkers and ornithologists alike. Next, take a trip to the lands of the Nordic Denmark, where you must begin your journey from Hirtshals with its sandy beaches and lively sea life. Move on to the small and snug town of Silkeborg surrounded by evergreen hills and overlooked by an expansive and spacious lake. Ribe should be your next stop, with its attractive cobbled stone streets and rich in ancient history. Move onto the city of Helsingor, with its beautiful scenic port town and picturesque medieval castles against the backdrop of endless green pastures. Travel to the charming city of Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark for its lively modern life. Don’t forget to finish of your grand journey at the city of Koge with a walk down the 17th and 18th century building for a nostalgic history trip.
Denmark and the Faroe Islands are not without its appealing attractions that catches the eye of any visitor alike. Visit the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, a capricious art gallery that houses a variety of famous Roman, Greek, Egyptian and Etruscan sculpture and art. Fans of the Viking era and culture have a treat for their eyes in the Viking ship museum. If you want to have a taste of the Viking life, visit the Viking center of Ribe, where you can experience it firsthand. Don’t forget to visit the beautiful 17th century palace of the Rosenborg slot, with its romantic picturistique moat and garden setting with royal history.
The cuisines here are not without its delectable and tantalizing tastes. Nordic in nature, its cuisine mainly comprises of meats and fish, originating from its agricultural history and geographic location. Sample the Smorrebrod, the open sandwiches that are decorated with a local variety of fine ingredients. The frikadeller or the flaeskesteg with mustard sauce and trimmings are a must try. You can wash this meal down with a local beer and wine.
Demark is not without its various exciting and thriving adventure sports. With its endless beaches, there are several water sports like jet skiing and parasailing over the waters. Its various music festivals are a must visit for that exciting experience. Visit the various amusement parks that are situated across the country for an enlighting experience with family or friends. Fancy a calm afternoon of fishing? Visit the various brooks or rivers and you might be lucky enough to get a delightful rainbow trout!
Each trip to a country abroad, comes with its set of marvelous and life changing experience. However, there is a high possibility of mishaps and mayhem that can occur anytime during the trip. Safety should be a priority and a safety net will be beneficial. With Flexicover and its range of single trip travel insurance, multi-trip travel insurance, gap-year travel insurance and many other covers, ensures that you are well equipped for every eventuality.
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