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Autumn Foliage

“Autumn came, and the leaves in the forest turned to orange and gold. Then, as winter approached, the wind caught them as they fell.”
- Hans Christian Andersen -

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October 2023
Picture credit: Anastasia Sevriukova

Autumn Holidays in Denmark: 

Celebrating "Kartoffelferien" and Family Fun!

Dear Internationals

Autumn in Denmark is a time of colourful landscapes, crisp air, and vibrant festivities. This season brings a unique set of holidays that revolve around the traditional potato harvest, making it a perfect time for families to immerse themselves in Danish culture and enjoy the great outdoors. In this article, we'll delve into the origins of Denmark's autumn holidays, including the Danish name for the potato holiday, "Kartoffelferien," and provide practical tips and hints for parents looking to make the most of this season with their children.



Lyndsay Jensen

Editor and Founder

Special Supplements


Lolland August 2021

Lolland - a hidden gem for internationals.

The first weeks and months in a new country can be exciting yet disorienting as you adapt to your new life and surroundings. A lot of things can cause uncertainty during the first few days. In this handy guide for internationals, we give you a glimpse of what to expect from your new home. The upcoming Fehmarn Belt construction, new public international school, work-life balance that Danes are famous for, business opportunities, and many other interesting articles. I think it’s pretty clear to see why Lolland is fast becoming the newest international attraction hub.


Happy settling in...



Lyndsay Jensen

Editor and Founder


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