Faltering across to Flakfortet

We started with a leisurely morning. We had decided that we would go to the Tycho Brahe museum on Ven and that didn’t open until 11am, so we headed up there mid-morning. It was a lovely walk to the museum – around a mile and a half – and showed …

Hopping up to Helsingborg

Having done Helsingor (Denmark), we felt it was time we did Helsingborg (Sweden). They are about 2.5 miles apart at the top of the Oresund and marauding armies have spent a good deal of time fighting each other across the sound, so we thought we would head north again and …

Cavorting back to Copenhagen

With Derek and Adie needing to get back home, we headed back to Copenhagen this afternoon. However, before heading back, we spent the morning looking around the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. The museum was directly beside the Humblebaek yacht harbour and so was only a five minute walk away. …

Venerating the Vikings

We had a lay day today in Copenhagen and had a great day out to Roskilde. We caught the train from Ostport near the marina straight across to Roskilde and walked through the town to the cathedral. In 1020 King Canute (of tidal fame …) elevated the town to a …

Cavorting to Copenhagen

A short motor today from Dragor to Copenhagen (7.7 miles). The wind was coming from the north and given the channel to Copenhagen is not very wide, there was no way to sail, so we motored all the way. There are various options for mooring in Copenhagen, but we chose …