Major Events in the History of Copenhagen: Timeline

As a capital city Copenhagen spares no effort to entertain its visitors and to keep their interest high. People visiting Denmark have some knowledge about the history of Denmark, while the history of Copenhagen seems to be a bit “ignored.” Copenhagen is said to exist as a settlement 6000 years ago. However, the first written …

Continue reading

Gorm the Old: First King of Denmark

Amazing Denmark has a remarkable and victorious history, which is worth knowing, especially those parts, which concern seafaring Vikings and Danish monarchy. Since the the tenth century the country has had over 55 monarchs each of whom has had their contribution to the history of Denmark and have left their mark on it. The Danish …

Continue reading

Viking ornaments: Centuries ago

Desire for beauty has also found its reflection in fibules and other ornaments. With their help it was possible not only to embellish oneself, but also to parade the riches. At the same time, the ornaments which did not have a functional purpose, were not many. These are bracelets, necklaces, cervical hoops and various suspension brackets on …

Continue reading