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Learning Danish

Learning a new language is difficult and at times, really, really frustrating. Especially with Danish, since -let's be honest- it's just a weird language to learn. You don't pronounce the words how they are written. Or Things are written one…
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Pick pocketers in Copenhagen

About a month ago, I went to work at 10 am and on my way there I just had a horrible experience at Østerport St. Two men, one walking behind me and the other one next to me, tried to steal my credit card. They walked very close to me and luckily…
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My guide to Hygge

Well it's cold outside and here in Copenhagen, snow has been covering the city for the past days. So this is the perfect excuse to stay home and have some "hygge". People outside from Denmark recently start to catch up with the Danish tradition…
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How I found a room in Copenhagen - in 2 weeks

Hej everyone, if you clicked to read this article, I assume you are desperately looking for a place to stay, like I was a couple of weeks ago. I am living in Copenhagen for over 2 years now and it seems like the housing market is always a horror…
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How to survive the winter in Denmark 101

This year is the third winter I witness in Denmark and before New Years it seemed to be very warm and “hyggelig” this year. But in the past days, the real Scandinavian winter came back and apparently, it has no intention of leaving. It is…
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The importance of having a CPR number in Denmark

I often meet people who are living in Denmark without a CPR (Civil Registration System) number. A CPR number is the personal identification number every citizen needs to have in Denmark. Follow the link to see if you are eligible to apply for…
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Legal help in Copenhagen

In the past months, I had a few negative experiences with my administration. Since I am not fluent in Danish yet, I didn’t really know my general rights as a tenant, or as a consumer in this country and I was looking everywhere on the internet…