When you think of fashionable cities, Paris, London, Milan and NYC instantly come to mind. But in its subtle, norm core way Copenhagen must to be added to this stylish city list. Walking around you’ll see young Scandinavian women with blue eyes and hay colored hair riding bikes with high heels, cross body Gucci bags, and oversized luxe knits. Or stylish grandmothers in tweed blazers, faded jeans, and updated metallic oxfords. Their sense of style is sophisticated but demure. Chic but casual. And with an emphasis on natural beauty sans makeup. We spent less than 12 hours in Denmark’s capital…

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If you are heading to Helsinki, Finland and want to truly immerse yourself in the culture, a trip to a local sauna is a must! The Finns love their saunas and view them as a part of life. In fact, ‘sauna’ is actually a Finnish word. It is estimated there are around two million saunas in Finland to support a population of 5.3 million people which is  about one per household: The president and the prime minister even have official saunas, corporations and some homes have their own as well, but there are many public saunas. The idea of the Finnish sauna…

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