In Pictures: Sunset in Copenhagen

Anyone who has travelled with me knows just how much I love a sunset. As the last rays of light drop over the horizon I’m stopped in my tracks. I often feel compelled to stand still and savour it. Copenhagen was no exception. I partly blame my mum for the end of each day dumping…

Kronborg Castle, Denmark: Shakespeare’s Inspiration?

While in Copenhagen, I took a train journey to Helsingør. Although only half an hour from the capital, the waterside Danish town had a different feel. Large portions of dumplings were served cheap in local cafés, the pavements bustled but didn’t burst, and the majority of its medieval streets had avoided unsympathetic restoration.  Largely though,…