Topics :: Denmark

Two Gay Male Penguins at Danish Zoo Become Fathers

By Sergio N. Candido | Saturday Nov 24, 2012
Gay parenting is proving to be successful even in the animal world: two King penguins in Denmark have reportedly become the first gay-penguin parents in captivity.

SAS Airlines Expands Flights to Copenhagen

Thursday Aug 23, 2012
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is continuing to expand and starting Monday, April 1st, 2013, SAS will add three additional weekly flights to the existing daily service between Newark and Copenhagen.

Copenhagen’s First Spa is Now the City’s Largest

Monday Jul 9, 2012
In the heart of Copenhagen, facing the beautiful string of lakes and only a short walk from Nørreport, you will find an oasis within the city. In the beginning of June 2012, Copenhagen’s oldest spa Ni’mat moved to the Hotel Kong Arthur.

Gays Going to the Chapel - to Get Married in Denmark

Friday Jun 15, 2012
As of Friday the 15th of June, same-sex marriages are a reality in Denmark, and across the country several churches are showing their true rainbow colors this week.

Denmark Approves Gay Weddings in Church

Thursday Jun 7, 2012
Denmark’s Parliament has approved a law allowing same-sex couples to get married in formal church weddings instead of the short blessing ceremonies that the state’s Lutheran Church currently offers.

Denmark’s Little Mermaid Gets a Boyfriend Named Han

Saturday Jun 2, 2012
She has been beheaded twice, lost an arm, and been daubed with paint at least seven times. The iconic statue of the Little Mermaid from Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale is now getting a male counterpart: "Han."

Share the Bike Love with Denmark - and Win a Trip to Copenhagen

Friday May 25, 2012
Rain or shine, in high heels or flats, more than 50 percent of all Copenhageners bike to work or school every day. In Denmark, that’s how they roll. There’s a big, soft spot in most Danish hearts for the bicycle.

Denmark Gay Bar Bans Straight Kissing

By Jason St. Amand | Friday May 4, 2012
A gay bar in Denmark created a new policy that bars straight couples from kissing inside the establishment.

Danish Restaurant noma Named World’s Best Once Again

Tuesday May 1, 2012
Noma has done it again. The restaurant of all restaurants remains on top of the gastronomic world for the third consecutive year.

Easter Dinner by the North Sea: Danish Easter Eggs

Friday Apr 6, 2012
As a nation tied to the sea, fish are the dominant ingredient in traditional Danish Easter lunch. Meet one of the most respected and celebrated traditional Danish chefs, residing in one of the oldest houses in Copenhagen.