Category Archives: Places

Den Blå Planet, the Danish version of an Aquarium

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An aquarium is arguably not sustainable, but could also be seen as helping the preservation of species and some aquariums fund conservation efforts. I also think that creating a general interest in wild-life and aquatic animals is beneficial for us and the environment. So with that said, Laura and I went to Blue Planet this Continue Reading →

8-Tallet. A Prime Example of Eco-Friendly Architecture

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8-Tallet or Number 8 in English, is the biggest apartment complex in Denmark, located in Ørestad on Vest Amager, Copenhagen. It contains 476 homes, divided into town houses, penthouse apartments and apartments. Many of the homes even have private gardens, a seating area and the option of parking your bike right outside the door. This Continue Reading →

TedxCopenhagen 2013

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Sorry about the hiatus! It’s been a busy summer for the both of us. But we’re back and we recently attended TedxCopenhagen. TedxCopenhagen is an annual event held in Copenhagen where speakers get to share ideas in the form of TED speeches. It’s always inspiring and good value for money. Overall, it was a great Continue Reading →

Bike trip to Klampenborg

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Laura and I recently went on a day trip to the North of Copenhagen. It was roughly a 75 kilometer bike ride(46 miles for you Americans) and very enjoyable. If you want to escape the city life for a day then this is the place to go. Our primary destination was Eremitage Palace which is Continue Reading →

Aquaponics. Sustainable farming.

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I’ve long been interested in the food supply aspect of sustainability. What does it mean for me as an individual and society as a whole? Somewhere in there is the answer to our current food culture crisis. An answer that rids of us our over-consumption of meat, plastic wrapped goods and produce that comes from Continue Reading →