This Scandinavian country sits in Northern Europe, covers 42,900 square kilometres and has a population of 5.58 million people. Denmark is famous for being the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, the setting for Shakespeare’s Hamlet and home of probably the best beer in the World, Carlsberg. Must see places include the capital, Copenhagen, the original Legoland in Billund and the Oresund Bridge which connects Denmark to Sweden.