Michelle Obama visited Copenhagen Denmark on her book tour and left the Danish audience wanting more. The letdown could have been avoided if there was more cultural understanding of Denmark on the part of Mrs. Obama.
Like most large cities around the world, Copenhagen is full of graffiti. Over the years, graffiti is something I have gotten used to as an urban dweller. My hometown of Philadelphia tries to combat graffiti with a city-wide mural arts program and it’s been quite successful. Berlin is another city full of graffiti that has made it part of its charm – graffiti is a thread in the municipal fabric of the city. In Copenhagen, I walk past a piece of graffiti almost every day that is nothing short of adorable and I had to share it. (more…)
Everyone has an origin story, here's the origin of how we ended up living in Copenhagen. Our expat life began with a last minute business trip to Denmark.