Dining a la fresco is something the Danes do at every opportunity. If they are to be believed, the weather only really allows this for a short time every year. During my month there the weather was like a Sydney winter - blue skies and 15 - 20 degrees every day.

Apparently the clement summer weather usually only lasts a week in the year. Hard to believe, I guess I was lucky!

Fresh fruit and ice cream, fine wine, and New Zealand lamb - although not necessarily consumed in that sequence!

Dining at Arhus town centre. At these latitudes it is daylight until 10 or 11 pm in summer.

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