Four things to do in Helsingør, Denmark 

If you ever find yourself with some spare time in Denmark, I couldn’t recommend this beautiful port city on the Øresund strait highly enough. And not just because of its most famous (fictional) resident… 1. Castle Kronborg Castle is no doubt why you’d make the trip to Helsingør in the first place though. It’s the setting […]

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Fishing in Helinsgør

I’d taken the train from Copenhagen to Helsingør largely to see Kronborg Castle. Kronborg was immortalised in Shakespeare’s play Hamlet as the Danish Prince’s castle ‘Elsinore’, so tourists flock from the world over to get a look into the imagined home of one of literature’s greatest characters. Anything related to Shakespeare is a big thumbs up […]

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You CAN afford to go to Denmark

The first thing that people said when I mentioned I was going to Copenhagen, whether they had been there themselves or not, was ‘omg it’s so expensive’ (ok, maybe not the ‘omg’ bit). By the time I actually got to Copenhagen I was terrified that I was going to be mugged (figuratively) of my money the […]

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Hashtag Helsingør

One of my favourite days on my trip to Denmark was my jaunt up to Helsingør to visit the castle that’s infamous for being Shakespeare’s setting for Hamlet. I’ll write another blog-post about the wonderful day I had there, but here are some pictures of something I noticed about Helsingor that made me giggle. That’s right, Helsingør tourist […]

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