Danes can be more open than they are often given credit for, says psychologist and The Local guest blogger Kathy Kelly, who recently spent ten days backpacking in Denmark with her husband and two children.
Denmark’s opposition Social Democrats have said that the new fiscal plan presented by the government on Thursday does not do enough for the country’s social welfare system.
The secluded villa already features a volcano, several subterranean amenities and an amphitheatre.
The German elections aren't just about Merkel's Christian Democrats and the rival the Social Democrats. Four smaller parties are fighting over the rest of the seats in parliament - and the polls are very tight.
Formula One motor racing returns to Monza and Lewis Hamilton hopes Italy will be a happy hunting ground for him.
A rare opportunity to own a home from three centuries ago has come up in Sweden after the owners of a farmhouse from 1738 decided to sell.
Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel stated in an interview on Wednesday he didn’t believe the Social Democrats (SPD) could be the strongest party in the September 24th election. He later clarified his statements.
It's almost the start of a new school year and that means a whole new intake of Erasmus students will flood into Spain. Here's what makes Spain the most popular destination for students on the European exchange programme.
Irish cycling team Aqua Blue Sport's bus at the Vuelta a Espana was badly damaged by fire after an arson attack early Thursday.
Ikea's first ever store in India and the planned 24 to follow will be without one of the Swedish furniture icon's most iconic products: its classic meatballs.
German prosecutors called Thursday for the case of a 96-year-old former Nazi medical orderly at the Auschwitz death camp to be thrown out because he is deemed unfit for trial.
Copenhagen police are searching for a Belgian tourist bus that was stolen almost two days ago.
The Communist-backed CGT has already called for a strike and demonstrations on September 12.
The E18 motorway near the Hem Tunnel in Vestfold County was temporarily closed this morning while fire service removed a Nazi flag.
Italy's minister of agriculture and other prominent politicians have dismissed reports in the UK media that argued the damaging effects of prosecco on teeth.
In one Normandy bakery, baguette fans can sample a new twist on the traditional French bread: a black baguette, made with charcoal.
From Roman battle re-enactments to celebrating wine, there are lots of great events happening in Spain this September.
Some 70,000 people in Frankfurt will have to leave their homes on Sunday in the biggest evacuation in post-war Germany due to an unexploded Second World War bomb. But finding such bombs and subsequent evacuations is quite common.
The new boss of Berlin’s “shit show” airport pledged in March he would finally have it opened next year. But managers are on the verge of admitting building work will only be completed at the end of 2018, Bild reports.
Sweden's Princess Sofia has given birth to her second child, the Royal Court has announced.
The man was a guest at the wedding according to reports.
As of this week, new buses with a double bend are roaming the streets of Lausanne.
American intelligence warned Spain that Islamic State were planning an attack in Barcelona and named Las Ramblas as a potential target, according to a leaked report.
But prices in Lucerne have increased the most in the past decade.
Stockholm Police have launched a preliminary investigation into attempted murder after an officer was injured in an attack at the Medborgarplatsen square, provoking a major police operation.
Labour leader Jonas Gahr Støre says that he is prepared to form a minority government without the support of coalition parties should the post-election political landscape require it.
Gay men earn significantly less per hour in Germany than straight men, despite the fact that they tend to be better educated, a new study on the "sexuality pay gap" shows.
European MEPs on Wednesday approved aid worth €1.2 billion euros to help repair damage caused by a series of deadly earthquakes in Italy this year and last.
French officials have charged a man for ramming a car into soldiers outside a barracks in an upmarket western suburb of Paris this month, injuring six.
Former Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Carl Bildt has ruled out a comeback as Moderate leader, despite a fresh poll showing he is the preferred option for the party's voters.
The number of foreigners in Switzerland increased at a faster rate than the number of Swiss in 2016.
A joint project by the Polytechnic Universities of Milan and Turin to monitor the sustainability of hydro resources in the Alps has returned worrying results.
An Indian seaman's tale of being shipwrecked on a remote northern Australian island could shed light on the 230-year-old disappearance of a renowned French explorer, one of maritime history's greatest mysteries, an anthropologist said on Thursday.
The measures are expected to curb the power of unions, limit severance pay and allow bosses to more easily negotiate with their employees.
A Mexican university professor who reported his Spanish wife was kidnapped in July in northern Mexico has been charged with her murder.
A sleek, subterranean X-ray laser to be unveiled on Friday in Germany, by far the most powerful in the world, has scientists in a dozen fields jostling to train its mighty beam on their projects.
Ryanair chief executive Michael O' Leary on Wednesday said his airline would not make a bid for insolvent Air Berlin, slamming what he called a German "stitch-up" designed to benefit Lufthansa.
Don’t end up making a mess of things when trying to clean your home in Switzerland.
A Turkish-born German writer facing extradition from Spain to Turkey, which accuses him of "terrorism", on Wednesday urged Madrid not to send him to a country that is "slipping towards fascism".
France takes on another internet giant.
Voyeurism and exhibitionism are banned in the new nudist area of the Bois de Vincennes park.
Janne 'Loffe' Carlsson, one of Sweden's most beloved actors and a drummer legend who played with Jimi Hendrix among others, has passed away at the age of 80.
Check your coat pockets, because today is the last day to hand your invalid coins in to the bank.
When does 'får' mean sheep and when does it mean 'get'? Swedish teacher Sara Hörberg explains one of the most difficult words in the Swedish language.