Aarhus central station
Aarhus Central station
For 25 years I was employed by the Danish State railways, and this gave me an invaluable possibility to visit and to see places in my country, I otherwise would never have seen.
Now I am retired from the railway, i have plenty of time to see theese places again, and make photos and panoramas.
The church is from 1921 by the architects Kaj Gottlob and Anton Frederiksen, who also made the Police...
When I drive my car up and down Vester Ringgade in Aarhus I often notice mushrooms growing under the ...
Sct. Pauls Church is on of the few churches where the towers face north instead of west. M. P. Bruun,...
Panorama photographer Paul Palmer from New Zealand visited me in april 2007 and we took some panos ar...
During the winter month you can ice-skate for free in the park at Frederiks Alle, surrounded by the C...
The Old Town in Aarhus, Denmark, is a living museum, with houses from most of Denmark. Here you can s...
Aarhus is the second largest city in Denmark - situated on the eastcoast of Jutland - surrounded by old forests to the north and south and newer one in the west and the bay, Arhus Bugten, with a busy harbour and lovely beaches to the east.
A big university and more than 20 other educational and research institutions resulting in almost every fifth of the inhabitants being students makes Aarhus a young and lively city.
You find a lot of cafes, bars, restaurants, etc. in the center. And a rich variety cultural institions like theaters, music halls, galleries and museum. Year around there are many events, concerts and festivals - Aarhus (Festuge) Festival in the first week of september is among the largest cultural events in Scandinavia and showcases both local, national and international artists.
Aarhus is also and old city. People have been living here by the coast and the "river" Aarhus Aa for many centuries.
To sense the history you can go to Den Gamle By (The Old Town) and experience what it was like to live and work in a Danish market town in the old days - or you can go to the archaeological and ethnographic Moesgaard Museum.