Travel Blogs from Silkeborg
We were paired up at dinner last night with 2 older couples from California and Australia. We had quite an engaging discussion about many things before retiring for an on demand movie. This morning after breakfast we took in a free photography class and then after lunch went ashore for our Viking tour. Apparently the helmets with horns are fiction and the Viking conquest was made up of simple peasants wanting to explore Europe. ...
Today we went to a Scandinavian deer park with Ida and her boyfriend, Mathias. Mathias was able to borrow his mother's car, so he picked us up from Ida’s place and we travelled to the zoo. We weren’t sure exactly where to go, but after a few wrong turns, we made it.
The zoo is more of an open-range style, with the Scandinavian animals. It covers 450,000 square meters, so there was certainly lots of walking. They ...
We had another late start today. Ida came over to Anne's place after 11 with fresh bread rolls for breakfast.
After breakfast, we chatted about what we could do today. They asked me what I wanted to do, but seeing as I'm not too familiar with Aarhus, I wasn't sure what would be a fun thing to do. I suggested going to a sand sculpture festival that we saw when passing on the bus yesterday, or going to the movies, and they said we should go to the ...
... have been close to impossible to spot it from more than a few metres away.
To make a long story short, after taking this up with Europark, the company in charge of that particular car park, I had to pay the full fine. They have the same level of customer service as a shoe box.
Feeling a bit upset and liking Denmark slightly less, we continued towards Odense. It soon became clear that we had underestimated the distance that we had to drive that day and ...
... The horror stories of the ****** food here haven't come true, at least yet. I had a tuna sandwich with corn in it, but that came off as more of an odd surprise rather than a gross out move. (Author's note: The whole "liking the food" thing is pending me trying the famous friend pork fat covered in cream sauce).
Next time: "Slut" means "Off" in Danish. Really. That sale sign in the shop window means the sweaters are half off not the....
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Himmelbjergvej 106, Silkeborg | Hotelfrom $122