Denmark

Denmark

Facts and figures

Captial: Copenhagen
Continent: Europa
Population: 5,7 million
Size: 42,921 square kilometers
Language: Danish – Hej!
Currency: Danish krone
National holiday: 5. Juni – “Grundlovsdag” (English: Constitution Day)

Climate
Denmark lies between two seas – the North Sea and the Baltic Sea. This is not a place where heat records are set: in summer, the air temperature is normally 20°C and the average water temperature approx. 17°C.

Trivia
According to the “World Happiness Report,” Denmark has been top of the rankings three times now and is therefore the country with the happiest people in the world.

The magic word here is “hygge,” which means “spending time together in a cozy environment.” Leisure time and being together are highly valued in Denmark.
There is hardly any other country in the world where you can switch off quite as well as you can in Denmark. Depending on where you vacation, you can enjoy salty sea air, calmness, wonderful nature, splendid architecture, a cosy atmosphere, and friendly and happy people. So: Velkommen til Danmark.