Effortless Chic: What To Pack For Copenhagen

Effortless Chic: What To Pack For Copenhagen

Fashion has certainly taken a turn for the casual over the past few seasons, with trendsetters ditching tight for loose and stilettos for flats. But nowhere is this look more entrenched than Denmark, where locals have completely nailed the whole “effortlessly chic” thing. Continue Reading…

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The Stunning Fjords of Norway (with VIDEO!)

The Stunning Fjords of Norway (with VIDEO!)

Some exciting news here! I’ve created my first ever travel video. These types of technological skills don’t come naturally to me, so I figured I should try my hand at video editing with something so beautiful, not even my lack of computer know how could ruin it: the fjords of Norway. Continue Reading…

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24 Hours in Bergen, Norway

24 Hours in Bergen, Norway

Jetting off on a two-day detour to Norway during my Denmark trip was a slightly over-the-top expense, but I’m glad I did it because I saw some incredible things there: the fjords (post to come later) and the adorable city of Bergen, surrounded by seven beautiful mountains. I only got to spend about 24 hours exploring Bergen, but despite a severe lack of sleep and inability to afford food, we somehow crammed in almost all the major “to-dos.” This post comes just in time for my NY-based readers, as Norwegian just launched some CRAZY new cheap direct flights to Bergen! Continue Reading…

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An Unexpectedly Cool Place To Visit: Kodbyen, Copenhagen’s Meatpacking District

An Unexpectedly Cool Place To Visit: Kodbyen, Copenhagen’s Meatpacking District

On the outer fringes of Vesterbro lies Copenhagen’s Meatpacking District, called Kodbyen (literally: Meat City). Among the functioning meat processing facilities, wholesalers, butchers and refrigeration trucks you might spot stylishly clad Danes heading toward one of the city’s quirky new bars or trendy restaurants. That’s because in an effort to revitalize the drab neighborhood, Copenhagen leased abandoned facilities to creative business, art galleries and restaurants & bars starting in the early 2000s. Continue Reading…

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Neighborhoods of Copenhagen: Vesterbro, Part 2 (The Night)

Neighborhoods of Copenhagen: Vesterbro, Part 2 (The Night)

Yesterday I left you with a cliffhanger: where would I go to dinner in the Vesterbro neighborhood of Copenhagen after a long day of sightseeing? Just kidding, but I did have to slash my post about Copenhagen’s red light district gone hip into three parts because it was way too long for anyone to commit to reading in one sitting. Here’s part two, but if you haven’t read the first post then click here to do so now! Continue Reading…

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