Den islandske koncertbegivenhed Iceland Airwaves forventes at tiltrække tusindvis af musikelskere

iceland-music-inspiredDen kommende musikfestival i Island, Iceland Airwaves, forventes at tiltrække tusindvis af musikelskere til verdens nordligste musikhovedstad, Reykjavik. Og nu, hvor de fleste af festivalens bands er annonceret, ser Airwaves ud til at blive bedre end nogensinde.

Iceland Airwaves afholdes fra 13. til 17. oktober, og man har annonceret, at internationale kunstnere som Robyn, Rolo Tomassi, Mount Kimbie og The Antlers vil optræde sammen med islandske favoritter som Agent Fresco, Seabear, Reykjavik!, Minus og Sudden Weather Change. I fem dage vil gæsterne blive forbløffet over feststemningen i Reykjaviks centrum og inviteret til at tage del i den. Læs mere

Forsalget til Musikfestivalen Iceland Airwaves starter

iceland_airwavesDen islandske musikfestival Iceland Airwaves, som af bladet Rolling Stone er blevet kaldt „den hippeste forlængede weekend i den årlige musikfestival-kalender“, har meddelt, at forsalget starter nu og offentliggør sin første liste over bands til årets udgave af festivalen.

Musikfestivalen Iceland Airwaves, som i år finder sted fra den 13.-17. oktober, er et trækplaster for tusindvis af mennesker fra alle afkroge af verden, der gerne vil opleve ikke blot fantastiske internationale musiktalenter, men også al den kultur og naturskønhed, som Island kan tilbyde. Læs mere

Denmark’s capital celebrates bicycle culture with exhibition in Museum of Copenhagen

copenhagen_bicycleCycling is one Copenhagen’s most popular forms of transportation and almost all of the city roads have bicycle lanes running along side them. Thirty-six percent of Copenhageners travel to work or school on bicycle, and the city has even made it possible for tourists and visitors to do the same via City Bikes. City Bikes is a free transport service available to all visitors and residents, and is made up of 2000 bikes in over 100 cycle ‘stations’ accross the city centre. To celebrate Copenhagen’s enthusiasm for cycling, an exhibition is being held at the Museum of Copenhagen.

The Museum of Copenhagen is currently hosting an imaginative exhibition on the bicycle culture of Copenhagen. The exhibition follows the history of Copenhagen’s bicycle tradition from the Draisine to the modern bicycle. The exhibition explores the biking habits of Copenhageners throughout the ages and focuses on the representation of bicycles in art, literature and popular music. The exhibition will also contain a number of personal tales of cycling and the city from known and unknown contemporary Copenhageners. Prominent local inventions such as the Long John or Christiania bikes are also on show. Læs mere

On line antikvarisk auktion tilbyder unikke Colt skydevåben og er åben for skandinaviske samlere

rock_island_auctionAuktionshuset RIA, der fokuserer på antikke våben og militære memorabilia har for nyligt bebudet endnu en auktion af skydevåben ”Premiere Firearms”, som afholdes fra den 4. til den 6. december.

Firmaet Rock Island Auction Company. Auktionerer mere end 2.800 forskellige våben fra borgerkrigstiden i USA; klassiske Colt revolvere og andre skydevåben, som alle kan ses i bygningen på 7084 m2 i Moline i staten Illinois i USA. Læs mere

I Skandinavien er der nu adgang til sjældne skydevåben takket være adgang til en auktion for antikke skydevåben

rock-island-auctionAuktionshus RIA, der fokuserer på antikke våben og militære memorabilia har for nyligt bebudet endnu en auktion af skydevåben ”Premiere Firearms”, som afholdes fra den 4. til den 6. december.

Mere end 2800 forskellige våben fra borgerkrigstiden i USA; klassiske Colt revolvere og andre skydevåben bortauktioneres den 4. 5. og 6. December af firmaet Rock Island Auction Company I bygningen på 7084 m2 i Moline i staten Illinois i USA. Læs mere

Copenhagen’s Christmas in Tivoli festivities light into life

christmas.tivoliThe Danish amusement park, Tivoli, opens its doors between November and December every year for the Christmas in Tivoli festivities, which take place in the beautiful Tivoli Gardens accommodating more than 70 market stands that offer a vast assortment of Danish decorations, presents, delicacies, and beverages. The event has earned itself as a firm family favourite over the years and is local favourite offering up family fun appropriate for every generation. Læs mere

Copenhagen’s Tivoli lights up in Christmas spirit

christmas-in-tivoliThe Christmas in Tivoli event lights up the Tivoli Gardens every year with miles upon miles of fairy lights that stretch all around the park. Over one thousand eight hundred light chains weave throughout the willows that are situated around The Tivoli Lake, a further five thousand meters branch around the magnificent Christmas Tree that towers in the centre of the garden, captivating the crowds that flock there every year to experience all the amazing festivities that the Danish amusement park has to offer. Læs mere

Denmark’s Night of Culture event in the heart of Copenhagen

night-of-cultureIn its eleventh consecutive year the annual Danish culture festival, The Night of Culture (Kulturnatten), takes place in the heart of Denmark’s capital city, with over 700 events happening in over 200 institutions throughout the evening.

Every year around mid-October, Copenhagen exhibits the broad cultural landscape that it has to offer at its Night of Culture event. The city streets transform into a labyrinth of cultural events that take place in over 200 museums, churches, exhibition halls, galleries, and political institutions around the city for everyone to enjoy. Læs mere

Copenhagen’s biggest culture event celebrates 17th consecutive year

culture-nightEvery year, around mid-October, Copenhagen’s biggest annual culture festival, The Night of Culture (Kulturnatten), takes place in the heart of the city, where over 200 cultural institutions open their doors, offering an array of great experiences for all to enjoy. Læs mere