We like finding little places around the world that bear links back to Scandinavia, even if it is just a name.
Just like Denmark in Western Australia – a wonderful little place (we say “little” but we mean most likely it’s a place where most people have a garden the size of Jutland) where temperatures are much nicer all year round than they are in the actual country of Denmark. It has amazing beaches. And budgies.
Judging from these pictures, it sure looks rather stunning too – and they won the prize for the best Aussie Pie in 2009. Whatever an Aussie pie is.
Denmark is just a 45 minute drive from the town of Albany – a town worth noting as it has a sock fence. Sock fences are a very good thing because it provides a place for people to keep track of their odd socks. By our last account, if we all have 7 odd socks each, this would mean that there are about 48 billion odd socks in this world. Albany has the space for them all, so bring your odds along when you go there.
The green pools of Denmark, Australia.
If you want more info about Denmark, Australia, click here LINK http://www.denmark.com.au/. Oh, and if you happen to be flying into Perth anyway, stop for a coffee at this place called Mooba LINK http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mooba/72731634150?v=wall#!/album.php?aid=74231&id=72731634150 and tell them we said hi. Their baker, Hannah, is rather amazing and a lovely person too.