Our columnist, Kim, demonstrates the backward lunge. Photo credit: Franziska Bauer

Fit in Aarhus

The first installment of a column by two German expats offering insight into how Danes stay fit and healthy By Kim Schönrock and Franziska Bauer The first thing that struck us when we arrived in Aarhus was that people run – a lot. And they bike even more. Overall, the Danish seem to lead extremely…

Aarhus CBD. Photo credit: Roselyne Omondi

Finding home in hyggeland

Home means different things to different people. In Denmark it also includes another thing – hygge. The it-factor without which no serious home is complete. By Roselyne Omondi Just before I board the Qatar Airways plane that will deliver me to Aarhus, Denmark’s second largest city, an immigration official at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (Nairobi, Kenya)…

The bees are more important than you think...

Aarhus, the Buzzing City

Weighing only a tenth of a gram, they are one of the most vital animals to our ecosystem. However, due to man-made factors, the worldwide bee population is declining. Bistad in Aarhus tries to raise public awareness.