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Denmark can be summed up with four words: family, eat, drink, sleep! We had a great time with the Danish family and they made sure that we wouldn't be hungry for about 2 months. The days were filled with eating yummy Danish food, playing games, watching football, short walkings at the beach and drinking beer / red wine. Very enjoyable and relaxing after a busy few weeks getting ready to leave the UK. Hours on the train: 17.5 Countries visited: ...
... the remains of King Knud and his brother who died in 1066. I'm not sure if this is related to The Battle of Hastings in 1066 when the Normans conquered England and founded the British Monarchy.
Hans Christian Anderson's birth home is actually in another part of town I ...
... left so everything is in its place. The walls in almost all the rooms are decorated with life-sized portraits of kings and nobility. It would be very intense to have them staring at you all the time! We got quite a surprise to find the top level now houses Denmark’s largest display of hunting trophies - that is, stuffed animals - from birds to deer to lions and even a rhino head. The ...
... may not even be granted. I guess they need to be quite strict about what is done to these old buildings in order to retain the character but truly some buildings aren’t worth keeping (in my humble opinion!)
By the time we arrived home we figured we rode more than 40km today. That's more than I have done in a long time! I am very tired and sore tonight! But we loved every moment! ...
... The service is free and managed by the local council.
We visited the church which is the highest point on the island to get a great view of the villages, countryside and surrounding sea. The church is also the final resting place of the nobles who have owned much of the island for many centuries. They get a whole wing of the church for their stone caskets.
Kirsten cooked us another amazing meal of local food accompanied by a bottle of Cloudy Bay Eric found.
Other places to stay in Svendborg
Centrumpladsen 1, Svendborg | 4 star hotelfrom $144
Svendborgvej 175, Svendborg | Hotelfrom $162
Strandgade 5-7, Svendborg | 3 star hotelfrom $194
Christiansmindevej 16, Svendborg | Hotelfrom $154
BroGade 1, Svendborg | 3 star hotelfrom $185
KogtvedVaenget 3, Svendborg | Hotelfrom $249