Regular readers, from my first post here back in September 2010 (which was - selvfølgelig - about farts - "Mind your language!") will know that I am in l-o-v-e with Denmark and those crazy Danes! (I'm Scottish but I felt like I had finally come home when I moved here to Copenhagen in 1998.) I… Continue reading The old Danish post service you know… Just three times more expensive!
When was the last time you wrote a letter? A real one. Perhaps a postcard? Or a greetings card, written with a pen, safely tucked up in an envelope, address finely printed on the front? But then comes the difficult part. Procuring a stamp!Although the number of Danish post offices seems to spiral ever downward (while… Continue reading I sent a letter to my love and on the way I…bought a virtual stamp!
You know you're in Denmark when...Have you met our Danish posties? Always on a special cargo bike or moped. Dressed in red like Dannebrog (the Danish flag). And, more often than not, sporting shorts.Whether they're stopped in a quiet suburban backstreet or, like here, right in the very centre of Copenhagen, it always surprises me… Continue reading You know you're in Denmark when… (Postmen)