Resurrecting witches

Resurrecting witches

Denmark is preparing to open its first witch museum, fittingly in an old hotbed for witch-burning – the Jutland town of Ribe. Danes once feared that witches brought sorcery and evil into their communities, and the courts condemned about 1,000 souls (overwhelmingly...
Flag with an old, old origin

Flag with an old, old origin

Valdemarsdag or Flag Day each June 15 is a festive holiday in Denmark, a great excuse for parties and painting faces in the red and white colors of this important national symbol – Dannebrog. Perhaps no other country celebrates its flag as much – right down to...