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Sep 8, 2010 - Silkeborg - Sept 6-8

September 6, 2010 We had to check out of the hostel by 10am this morning so we packed up and got our stuff out and put our luggage into the storage room. We had a couple of things we wanted to see in the town which had been closed over the weekend plus we knew we couldn’t check into our hostel at our next destination, Silkeborg, until 4pm. In the main town we visited the Domkirke, the town’s main cathedral, the Vikingmuseet which is housed in the basement of the Nordea Bank and the Vor Frue Kirke and its crypt. The Domkirke was quite...

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Jun 11, 2010 - Denmark....or is it?

I swear someone has been mucking about on this computer. So, after a drive up from Esjberg, we arrived in the Danish lake district, just outside the beautiful town of Silkeborg. We are in the largest forest in the country, although it looks suspiciously like the small forest moon of Endor. I haven't seen any Ewoks yet, but I swear I've heard them snuffling around the tent in the night. Furry little pests. Anyway, Denmark. Here are my first impressions of Denmark and the Danes, gathered from literally minutes of observation. Most are blonde,...

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