Facts - Nice to know
Danish krone - DKK 1krone = 100øre. Some major restaurants and shops accept Euro.
Credit cards can be used in most taxis, cafés, restaurants and shops.
Western Europe, bordering Germany, the North Sea and the Baltic Sea.
Copenhagen (in Danish, København). Other cities of interest include Århus, Odense and Aalborg.
42,930 sq km
Danish is the official language. English is the main second language.
Denmark has a temperate coastal climate.
The majority of the Danish people are Evangelical Lutherans; there are minorities of Protestants, Roman Catholics and Muslims.
Denmark is known for Danish pastries, open sandwiches (smorrebrod) and meatballs. Other traditional recipes are for rice porridge, dumplings and various fish dishes.