Hamlet’s Castle – A day trip from Copenhagen

Fangirling about Elsinore I’m a bit of a literary nerd (yes, as well as being a history nerd …), and so I love to visit places that feature in famous novels (and plays). Fortunately for me, Europe is stuffed full of these wonderful places to see, and fortunately for you I plan to make it Read More


Hygge: My new favourite thing

What is Hygge? Hygge is a Danish (or Norwegian, depending who you ask) word, confusingly pronounced ‘hooga’. The art of hygge probably appeals to some more than to others. Well I say that, but I can’t really imagine anyone who wouldn’t find it a delightful concept, as it is my new favourite thing. But then I’m someone whose Read More