Tag Archives: Scandinavia travel

New connections between the US and Copenhagen on SAS

From SAS email New route between San Francisco and Copenhagen – Outbound “… fly 6 times a week from San Francisco to Copenhagen. Departures will be daily, except Tuesdays, (SK936) departing at 5.35 pm and arriving

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a really, REALLY cool idea for a winter activity in Finland

Take a trip on an icebreaker in Finland. Recently featured on Deutsche Welle Euromaxx. Here is the home link for the Sampo.

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shopping in Helsinki and a very nice dinner

Whether good or bad for my image as a wise globe trotter, I like to go shopping when I travel. At times I just need something ‘normal’, such as tissues or toothpaste. Very often, I’m looking for packaged food that … Continue reading

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Christmas at Tivoli

If you’re seeing Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen for the first time, night time is magical. And to see Tivoli after dark at its most sparkling, Christmas time can’t be beat. Fairy lights are on year-round, but the park outdoes itself … Continue reading

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Watching people sleep on TV in Denmark?!

Now here is something that probably would not appear on any cable channel anywhere in the U.S. Our loss. The night before I left Copenhagen, I was packing my bag and finishing my trip journal. It was after 11pm. As … Continue reading

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preview of 2011 Christmas markets in Copenhagen, Denmark and Malmö, Sweden

Christmas market info for Copenhagen 2011 Information for Malmö, Sweden Christmas markets 2011 More ”market” updates coming soon

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A Moomin welcome to Helsinki

A desire to experience Scandinavian midnight sun drew me to Helsinki last July. My magpie approach to discovering Europe combines my desire to go everywhere with selecting a destination when I find an interesting event to I can build my … Continue reading

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