The Countdown The countdown till Christmas already begins in mid-November. The streets are already getting lit, and the peak of "hygge-season" is approaching. At home, the countdown officially begins on 1 December. Typically families have a calendar candle (kalenderlys) which has the numbers from 1-24 written on it and the point is to keep the … Continue reading Christmas in Denmark
We hope you are all ready for the holidays and that you will have a great time with family and friends 🙂 Remember, that many shops are closed during Christmas 24-26 December, so do your Christmas shopping before the 24th of December. Wish to know more about Christmas in Denmark? Read our blog post where … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Every year on December 13th this day is celebrated in schools and kindergartens, churches and elderly homes all over Denmark. It is a tradition that celebrates the life of Santa Lucia. Traditionally, a young girl is chosen to portray the saint. She wears a crown of candles at the front of a procession in which … Continue reading Santa Lucia
Christmas Events 2019
Here’s a list of some of the many Christmas markets, events and lightning of the Christmas Trees for our dear subscribers and readers. We hope you will enjoy! Open until 5 January: If you live close to Copenhagen it is a must to experience Christmas in Tivoli! It’s beautiful with thousands of Christmas lights and … Continue reading Christmas Events 2019