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My Fashion Life
How To Enjoy A Stress-free Vacation In Copenhagen
Copenhagen has attractions to suit a wide range of tastes and interests. That said, a weekend in Copenhagen is perfect for those who want to relax and unwind in a place that is filled with character and energy .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Overseas Property Blog
Denmark Out of The Debt Trap
Denmark has finally been able to break out from the debt trap. With the improvement of amortization rates, the world's most severely indebted households have been saved from the buildup of further debts.
Swedish Woman Attacked By Muslim Teenagers While Wearing Star of David
A Swedish woman wearing a star of David was attacked while walking through a largely Muslim neighborhood in central Sweden.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Another pulsating Fashion Week
Seasonal collections by prominent Danish and international designers took to the runway last week at Copenhagen Fashion Week, which this August had a special focus on sustainability The shows ran alongside four main events: Gallery, Copenhagen International Fashion Fair , CIFF Kids and Vision and also the Copenhagen fashion festival, open to all, ... (more)
The Vigeland Sculpture Park, Oslo, Norway
The Vigeland Sculpture Park, in Oslo, Norway, is the largest exhibit in the world dedicated to just one sculptor.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Fast Lane: a Swedish road trip
The summer vacation schedule took an unexpected turn last week when the eastbound flight out of Heathrow veered north rather than south.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Canada Online Explorer
Five ways to teach your kids about dollars and sense
Want to teach your kids about money without nagging them or forcing them to take boring financial literacy tests? Try these five tips, as told to me by successful women I have interviewed: Lillemor from Stockholm told me: "My father was my major influence.
Colossal Scandinavian project aims to connect Copenhagen and Oslo
By 2025, it might be possible to travel from Copenhagen to Oslo in just 2.5 hours using high-speed trains In a bid to make Scandinavia more competitive on the global scene, the ambitious 'The Scandinavian 8 Million City' project is investigating the possibility of linking Denmark, Sweden and Norway by high-speed train.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
I have to say that Gamla Stan, the old part of town, has been my favourite area of Stockholm.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Jewish Journal
Three Jews visit Scandinavia; an adventure in anti-Semitism
Just before the Israeli-Gaza conflict, I emailed Mousa, a Palestinian-American actor I know, to say that I wanted to sit down with him to discuss what's going on in the Middle East and to see if there was something the two of us could do as artists to try to help spark change for the better.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Copenhagen's New Bike Skyway Makes Commuting Look Fun
At just over 13 feet wide, the Cycle Snake allows faster riders going both directions to pass slower cargo bikes.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Free Dictionary
Thor Heyerdahl Lands in Polynesia
Thor Heyerdahl was a Norwegian ethnographer and adventurer with a background in biology , zoology , botany and geography .
Wall Street Journal
That Swedish Swing
From July 30 through Aug. 3, in this Baltic seacoast town, Swedish jazz artists of several generations played the music that their nation embraced long ago.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Adelaide library among most beautiful 20
Jo Chesher still gets goosebumps when she walks into Adelaide's magnificent Mortlock Wing, which has been included in a top-20 list of the most beautiful libraries in the world.
Tomlinson, Wellborn chosen for transportation trip to Denmark
Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and state Department of Transportation board member Sam Wellborn have been invited to be a part of a transportation study trip to Copenhagen, Denmark, courtesy of the Knight Foundation, Tomlinson announced this week.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
US Spy Plane Has Brush With Russian Military, Crosses Sweden in Escape
The RC-135V/W Rivet Joint reconnaissance aircraft supports theater and national level consumers with near real time on-scene intelligence collection, analysis and dissemination capabilities.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Copenhagen aims to be carbon neutral with windmills and perhaps a giant duck
Newsweek noted on Sunday that Copenhagen , the charming capital city of Denmark, aims to become the first carbon neutral city of its type in the world.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
REVIEW: 'Beneath the Neon Egg,' by Thomas E. Kennedy
FICTION: The fourth installment of the Copenhagen Quartet traces the troubled middle years of an expat in Denmark.By EMILY CARTER  Special to the Star Tribune We joke, sometimes snidely, that millennials have enormously extended childhoods.
Over dinner, Swedish teacher brings immigrants and natives together
Henrik Evrell, a native Swede, speaks with women from Cameroon at a dinner Ebba Akerman hosted in her backyard in Stockholm.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Jamestown Native Returns To Share - My Sweden'
Randal Piersons left his hometown of Jamestown for military service after graduating in 1964.