Christmas in the castle


As I told you before, Christmas calendars on television are a very big thing in Denmark, especially for families with children.

Many Christmas calendars have been made over the years. One of them was called “Jul på slottet“ (Christmas in the castle) and was set in a tiny castle not far from where I live. Today there was held an early Christmas market at that castle, and of course we went to see it.

Mia Maja og Valentin  Princess Mia Maja and Prince Valentin from the Christmas calendar “Christmas in the castle”

Kongen, hans søster og hofsnogen  Mia Majas father the king, his sister and the black adder

Many years ago I lived nearby the castle and actually knew the former owner Baroness Carin Rosenkrantz through my then boyfriends grandmother, but I’d never been inside the castle.


The market was today from 10 AM and 4 PM. My daughter Julie, our friend Laerke and I went there and so did – I don’t know – maybe 100,000 other people, far more than there was room for. It was nice though, and I took a few pictures.

WP_20141108_12_09_36_Pro WP_20141108_12_29_39_Pro WP_20141108_12_30_10_Pro WP_20141108_12_30_24_Pro WP_20141108_12_56_26_Pro WP_20141108_13_00_05_Pro WP_20141108_14_25_16_Pro WP_20141108_14_25_48_Pro

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: