How To Live In Denmark

By Kay Xander Mellish

Living in Denmark as a foreigner can be tough! In this long-running podcast, American Kay Xander Mellish takes on Danish daily life, Danish workplace culture, and dating in Denmark in a fun and entertaining way.

  1. 1.
    On the Road: Riding Copenhagen's big yellow "Harbor Bus" ferry
    18:07
  2. 2.
    On the Road in Denmark: Esbjerg, Ribe, and Fanø
    6:46
  3. 3.
    Saving money in Denmark: How to get around for less
    7:29
  4. 4.
    Saving money on food in Denmark
    8:42
  5. 5.
    Books about Denmark from the second hand store
    6:33
  6. 6.
    Practical tips for moving to Denmark
    6:19
  7. 7.
    Gender equality in Denmark
    5:04
  8. 8.
    Danish beaches in winter
    3:36
  1. 9.
    Driving in Denmark
    4:17
  2. 10.
    Dining in Denmark: From crispy fried pork to flower juice with champagne
    5:26
  3. 11.
    Denmark and the Coronavirus Summer
    5:50
  4. 12.
    Animals and Denmark: Swans, pigs, and horses
    7:11
  5. 13.
    The Danish Alcohol Culture
    8:03
  6. 14.
    Debt in Denmark
    6:35
  7. 15.
    Making Danish friends: A few tips based on experience
    7:23
  8. 16.
    Nudity in Denmark: The naked truth
    5:28
  9. 17.
    Politeness in Denmark: Some thoughts on Danish etiquette
    5:30
  10. 18.
    What I say when I'm welcoming newcomers to Denmark
    7:57
  11. 19.
    Summer Vacation in Denmark: The Agony and the Ecstasy
    4:38
  12. 20.
    April Fool's in Denmark, and the rough game of Danish humor
    7:07
  13. 21.
    Motivating Danish employees: Tips for Foreign Managers
    6:26
  14. 22.
    The sound of Denmark? Quiet. Very quiet
    6:56
  15. 23.
    Tips for Living with a Danish Family
    7:55
  16. 24.
    Alone for the holidays: What to do for Christmas in Denmark when you're on your own
    7:07
  17. 25.
    Christmas gift giving in Denmark: Package games, Almond Gifts, and Why It's OK to Exchange Whatever You Get
    8:00
  18. 26.
    Autumn in Denmark: The slow fading of the light
    5:58
  19. 27.
    The story behind the How to Live in Denmark Podcast: Fifth anniversary episode
    7:24
  20. 28.
    Is learning to speak Danish worth it?
    6:32
  21. 29.
    What to wear to work in Denmark: Fashion in blue, black, grey, and for the adventurous - beige
    5:41
  22. 30.
    Your first day at work in Denmark: Flowers, handshakes, passwords, and several people named Mette
    7:36
  23. 31.
    Can I date my Danish colleague?
    6:15
  24. 32.
    Understanding your Danish boss: Less like a general, more like a sports coach
    8:01
  25. 33.
    The Danish Flag: 800 years old and going out fashion?
    5:31
  26. 34.
    Your free daily banana and five weeks off: Job benefits in Denmark
    8:36
  27. 35.
    Danish gangsters: Night-time helicopters and the risks of a knit hat
    5:09
  28. 36.
    The Trailing Spouse in Denmark
    8:42
  29. 37.
    Why job titles aren't important in Denmark
    7:41
  30. 38.
    Danish union vs A-kasse: What's the difference?
    10:43
  31. 39.
    Networking in Denmark: 5 useful tips for making Danish business contacts
    10:55
  32. 40.
    It's all about the cake: The secrets of socializing with your Danish colleagues
    7:34
  33. 41.
    The Danish art of taking time off
    6:51
  34. 42.
    The Danish job interview
    10:07
  35. 43.
    Finding a job in Denmark: Cover Letters, LinkedIn, plus two magic words
    7:47
  36. 44.
    Looking for a job in Denmark: Your Danish cv (And why you might want to consider a Danish nickname)
    8:38
  37. 45.
    Getting a job in Denmark: Fine-tuning your approach to the Danish job market
    6:41
  38. 46.
    How to date a Dane: The two-speed bicycle and the flexible word
    6:34
  39. 47.
    Danes and Beauty: Miss Denmark, the empty museum, and why you shouldn't expect compliments
    7:13
  40. 48.
    Arriving in Denmark: Some tips from my experience
    8:28
  41. 49.
    Danish babies: Rolling Royalty and Tribal Names
    6:01
  42. 50.
    Private-equity pastry and the decline of bodegas: How Denmark is changing
    7:18

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