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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: ...
... br> Odense is also famous for the third of Denmark's water castles, Egeskov, having visited the first two Frederiksborg and Kronborg yesterday. However the castle is 30 kms outside of town, and the connecting rail line only runs hourly in each direction. This would mean if I went it would just be ...
... been great hunters over many years.
In the afternoon, we drove to a nearby island, Langeland, where Kirsten was raised. It’s quite a bit bigger than Tasinge where we are staying but its population is falling as there are few jobs. We found another castle Tranekaer Slot - this one is not open to the public - but we through the forest that surrounds the castle. The castle ...
... the far end of the island, we visited an old farmhouse that is in a very poor state of repair. The old barn is actually attached to the house - that’s very common in Denmark. Kirsten and Henning’s son Bo and his wife has just bought the house with the intention to demolish it and replace it with a holiday house. But they need to get permission from the council which may take a long ...
So, here it starts. The big bike adventure I had been dreaming about for so long. Maybe not so big in duration as I only had 1 week holiday, but the distance, the area and the first proper long trip on the old Katana.
I was nervous. Would the bike make it? If not I could always leave it and fly home, but I had to try!
So on a beautiful sunny Friday afternoon I left home and headed towards the car-train ...
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