Season One in review

Hello!This week we have a slightly different, more informal, episode for you: myself, Josefine and Andreas (our "audio guy") having a conversation that looks back on what we've learnt since starting What The Denmark.For those who have newly discovere...

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Jun 11, 2021
Season One in review

Sam, Josefine and Andreas (our "audio guy") have a conversation about the things we've learnt from the first season of What The Denmark. We cover: Feedback from listenersFavourite things we've learned from the episodes so farNew perspectives on the...

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Jun 10, 2021
Wrapping up Season One of What The Denmark

Hello!After launching What The Denmark a few months ago we are soon going to be taking a bit of a break.We've made 10 episodes across a range of topics, and so will shortly take stock of what we've learnt, hire a couple of team members and set up som...

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Jun 04, 2021
How Handball encapsulates Danish society

Hello!Before moving to Denmark I was vaguely aware of the sport of handball, but knew next to nothing about it.My sense was that it was a niche sport played in cold countries, its popularity sort of on a par with table tennis (no offence ping pong en...

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May 28, 2021
Handball: How the sport encapsulates Danish culture

The sport of handball has a rich history in Denmark. The country invented the modern form of the game (so the story goes) and the men's team are the two-time reigning world champions. In this episode, Sam and Josefine speak with the head of the Dan...

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May 27, 2021
Why do Danish people wave when they ride their bike?

Hello!This week we have a slightly different type of episode for you...We're testing out a new format to have as well as our normal "deep dive" episodes: short interviews with people adapting to life in Denmark.These interviews, we feel, are a great...

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May 21, 2021
"Why do Danish people wave when they ride a bike?"

Esther is originally from The Netherlands, and moved to Denmark in 2019. This is the first of a new type of episode on What The Denmark where we speak with people are learning about Danish culture after moving to Denmark. These interviews, we feel,...

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May 20, 2021