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Copenhageners party

This is one way how Copenhageners party in the summertime. Friends meeting friends and talk while others dance, make drawings, chill or perform together some societal games.

culture, Denmark, event, experience, lifestyle, multiculturality, scandinavia

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Selfie

Danish underground outdoor parties at Refshaleøen are the best. Annually organized Søndagsvenner event stimulates the youth through finest electronic music and place in the nature to dance and chill.

culture, Denmark, event, lifestyle, multiculturality, nature, people

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Modern Danish architecture

Lundgaard & Tranberg Architects finished the Havneholmen residential building in 2008. The European awarded housing complex stands out in its appearance for varying building heights of the apartments and the visual tone.

architecture, city, culture, Denmark, lifestyle

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Berry picker

There are many ways how to pick blueberries. I would use my hands, but of course, there exist berry picking tools like the rake depictured which helps quick and effortless to pull off berries without pulling the leaves.

culture, nature, nordic, people

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Brygge Bridge

Brygge Bridge opened in 2006 to the public and was the first bridge reserved for cyclists and pedestrians only. The bridge connects Islands Brygge with Vesterbro and is one of the greatest shortcuts between these two city districts.

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Watering the plants

To keep the herb garden good right watering, soil and keeping bugs off are just a few of the things you must do daily.

culture, food , lifestyle, nature, nordic

#bird scarer  #countryside  #culture  #finland  #flowers  #garden  #herb garden  #herbs  #kulloo  #male  #nature  #nordic  #northern europe  #outdoor  #plants  #summer  #trees  #vegetables

Festival hygge

This picture is from a previous year when the weather was superb. This year (2017) it seems it will be very muddy and rainy experience.

experience, festival, people, scandinavia

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Grilling

The house owner has built this beautiful fire pit for grilling.

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Sauna house

Every countryside place in Finland does have its own sauna house for relaxation after work or leisure. This building remarkably is hidden in the wild vegetation within this garden.

culture, lifestyle, nature, nordic

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Supporting DIY

FabLab RUC had in the Dream City there own small-scale workshop offering participants to build small loudspeakers, Ukulele and other useful things.

culture, design, education, experience, festival, people, scandinavia

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Today at Islands Brygge

It's summertime and one of the most comfy or "hyggelig" places in Copenhagen is the grass area next the the waterfront in Islands Brygge.

architecture, city, culture, lifestyle, people, scandinavia

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Folkevandring

It's quite a migration of festivalgoers walking between the camping sites and music festival area. You can easily walk a couple of kilometres in the heat of the summer.

event, festival, people

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Toothbrushing

I met this lovely couple from Sweden who was living in their tent since the Roskilde Festival started. They were toothbrushing before going to next concerts.

adventure, experience, lifestyle, nordic, people, portrait, scandinavia

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Pantbod

Roskilde Festival is known for promoting sustainable event management. To reduce waste all beer and soft drink cans are collected and refunded. Each year the music festival presents a renewed collection system.

culture, recycling, scandinavia

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Post boxes

House number attached to a birch tree. Post boxes in the Finnish countryside.

architecture, landscape

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