The Kingdom of Denmark consists of the country of Denmark located in northern Europe, the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic and Greenland in North America. The last two are autonomous constituent countries. Denmark is a small Nordic country with a population of 5,6 million people. The capital of Denmark is Copenhagen with 1,9 million people living in the metropolitan area.
Intern in Denmark, the country of Vikings and Legos
Once the seat of Viking raiders and later a major north European power, Denmark has evolved into a modern, prosperous nation that participates in the general political and economic integration of Europe. Denmark is also the birthplace of one of the world’s most popular toys, Lego. There is no better place in the world where one can buy Lego bricks than at the Legoland theme park in Billund.
A placement in Copenhagen, Denmark: progressive culture and economy
Denmark is one of the Nordic countries and has a socially progressive culture. For instance, Denmark was the first country to legalize registered partnerships for same-sex couples and the first country to legalize pornography in 1969. The economy in Denmark is very fair and is also known for having the worlds most flexible labour market. This, combined with the fact that Denmark ranks 5th in nominal GDP in the world makes Denmark a very desirable place to intern.