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Be aware that roadworks starting on Monday, 14 January, on Østrestationsvej will affect public transportation, cars and cyclists. To find your way around Odense, you can use the Odense Rundt app (https://odenserundt.dk/). For changes regarding the public transport, make sure to check Rejseplanen (https://www.rejseplanen.dk) 🚗🚲🚧
Kyndelmisse is an old Christian tradition, celebrating that winter is halfway over. Come along to Kulturmaskinen Odense where we will celebrate the day with good food, candlelight and folk music.
Say hello to Malgorzata from Mal Ravn Art Gallery! She will be taking over our Instagram this week, so make sure to check her out!
Don't forget about our Spicy Spouse Café tomorrow, which will be taking place in the hyggelige house at Halmhuset Odense. If you want to find out more about how our workshop went last time, you can take a peek at this article. We hope to see many of you tomorrow at our first Spouse Café of 2018!
As of 1 January 2018 a new pharmacy law is implemented resulting in new opening hours for pharmacies. For Odense, this means that the only pharmacy which used to have a non-stop opening schedule, Odense Apoteket Ørnen, has now reduced its opening hours from 6:00 to 24:00. In case you have an emergency during the night, you should call the 'night doctor' which can be contacted at 70 11 07 07. Please remember that this number is available only for situations of real emergency. In case you need over the counter medicine, you can still buy certain types in supermarkets and gas-stations.
If you are interested in the real experience of a Finnish Spa, tomorrow is the day when you can whip yourself with birch sticks, take steam baths and try a scented bio sauna.
Got "Improve my Danish skills" on your list of New Year's resolutions? Well, it's not that hard to get started! Chat in Danish is kicking off a new season this Sunday by inviting you to an informal New Years get-together 🎉 Join the group to learn more.
Last chance! Apply today to be our new intern: https://www.odense.dk/job?VacancyID=15063 We are looking for two students who are ready for 5 months of fun challenges and personal development in an international environment. Are you one of them?
Every year on the 31st of December, the Queen of Denmark gives a televised speech at 18:00 o'clock. Find out more about the history of the speech and what it is usually about.
If you want to try out something new in the new year, bathing in the cold water is apparently a new trend in Odense. Odense Havnebad has been visited by 31.949 people in the last winter season and the numbers are expected to increase this winter. Here are some tips on how to get started with this 'sport'.
Nostalgics might not take this well, but Denmark decided it is time to say goodbye to payphones.
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Her Royal Highness Princess Marie celebrates her 40th birthday today. This is a throwback to International Night where HRH Princess Marie launched International Community Odense #princessmarie #Denmark #Internationalnight
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We are working on the first issue of International Community Odense newsletter. Find the sign up link in our profile #expatinodense #Odense #newsletter #expatindenmark
they say it is c o l d today ❄️ #Odense #sky #morning #officeview
Send us your favourite international recipe and help us create International Cookbook #expatinodense #Odense #internationals #cookbook
when a day starts with a cake! 🎉 #caketime #danish #flagseverywhere
Good morning, Odense! We hope you all had great winter holidays. International Community Odense has prepared more events and activities for you, remember to check our website, link in the bio #Odense #myodense #expatinodense