Word of Mouth: Eco-Conscious Dining in Aarhus, Denmark

Cocktails and culinary delights with a focus on seasonal, hyper-local ingredients

Denmark’s capital city, Copenhagen, is known around the globe for its design and culinary scenes (with the latter including Noma, the famed restaurant that’s arguably responsible for putting high-end green gastronomy experiences on the map). But two hours away by train, the charming city of Aarhus has been quietly revolutionizing dining. Just as the pandemic focused a spotlight on local destinations in the States, Danish …

Naram Tote Bag

This combed cotton terry cloth bag from Denmark- and Delhi-based Bongusta is handmade by artisans in India. The bag comes in a range of fun, striped color combinations, including pink and red, sea foam and teal, camel and blue and more. Price is in Danish Kroner.

Designmuseum Danmark Reopens in Copenhagen

Tracing the history of design inside and out, this iconic institution returns after a two-year renovation

After two years of careful renovation done in collaboration with local practice OEO Studio, Designmuseum Danmark reopened in Copenhagen this past weekend during the latest edition of the city’s 3daysofdesign event. The museum is housed in an 18th-century rococo hospital in the central neighborhood of Frederiksstaden, which was transformed into a museum by architects Ivar Bentsen and Kaare Klint in the 1920s. For its return, director …