White-hot Refshaleoen: Meet the trendiest neighborhood in Europe you’ve never heard of
The Oxford Dictionary defines hygge as “a quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment.” The Danish concept has become so popular that it made the dictionary’s word of the year shortlist in 2016. I first discover the true meaning of hygge at La Banchina, a 16-seat farm-to-table pescatarian restaurant overlooking Copenhagen Harbor.
Visit ancient ruins, enjoy Italian cuisine, smell blooms in Sirmione, on the southern tip of Lake Garda
Trier, Germany’s oldest major city, is a must-see
Named for ‘Alien’ artist, H.R. Giger museum in Switzerland will delight sci-fi, horror fans
Explore history, see the sights, drink the wine in picturesque German spa town Bad Kreuznach