Most visitors that come to Denmark only visit Copenhagen, and that’s a shame because there are SO many beautiful places here. Like Funen, which is the most romantic mini destination you’ve never heard of, or North Jutland which is blessed with enchanted forests and a watery and rugged beauty. Here’s a list of the best summer road trips in Denmark.
Hochosterwitz Castle in Carinthia, Austria has the rare distinction that it was never invaded. The secret to its security success? In 1570, the steep pathway winding upwards to the castle’s entrance was fitted with 14 treacherous gates. Each elaborate gate presented a unique – and dangerous - obstacle to its intruders: drawbridges, concealed spikes, hidden archers, fire torch slots, even chutes that would spew boiling hot oil.