The Danish Guard needed horse blankets. The Royal Military Garment Factory was there for such tasks. Everything that was needed for the Danish military, the navy and the royal guard was designed and produced there. And so the Royal Military Clothing Factory developed horse rugs for the Royal Guard in a red, white, and blue woven design. The R16 Hestedækken was born.
The logo of a bitten apple is world famous. But what does the design and brand name relate to? In southern Denmark we found the answer and tell the story of the Apple logo.
First part: South Jutland (Sønderjylland, Nordschleswig)
Anyone who raves about Denmark usually thinks of pictures of the North Sea coast or the capital Copenhagen. We will discover Denmark from a completely different perspective and start with South Jutland / Sønderjylland (North Schleswig) and its unique border region.
We describe the border crossings with their stories and travel on foot, by bike or by car from the Baltic Sea to the North Sea. We will stop inland with its often unknown treasures.
We will slowly work our way north and tell the places and stories here. Welcome to Denmark.
Along the Germany – Denmark border
We visit the central town of Tinglev, north-west of Krusau and Pattburg / Padborg, and we are surprised by the diversity that this, by Danish standards, inconspicuous neighborhood offers us. Tinglev has it all
Lighthouse Blavandhuk Fyr
Blavandhuk is the westernmost point of Denmark and is located in the popular area of Blavand with its endless beach
Municipalities in Jutland
Along the North Sea
Along the Baltic Sea (Jutland)
The Kegnæs peninsula is perhaps something like Sylt the North Sea, only with understatement and very family-oriented ....
More sights and museums in South Denmark / Sønderjylland
There was once a lively industrial area between Vojens and Hadersleben. The engine of the numerous factories was Tørnig Mølle. Today it is a relaxed excursion destination in the countryside ...