Copenhagen may be safe, Denmark’s second city is not interested in competition. It doesn’t have to be, Aarhus is a microcosm of its own full of cutting edge contemporary design, countless hygge-filled cafes, long waterfront and a special middle-town atmosphere. If you’re looking for a city to relax, that may be a place. Here you do that in style, Aarhus is an extremely welcoming and open-minded city. If you’re in Aarhus you can’t miss two things – the picturesque Den Gamle By, an open-air museum boasting beautiful historic houses and ARoS, the ultra-modern contemporary art museum. If you’re into Viking history, you will be delighted to find plenty of it in this city and surroundings with six well-preserved Viking age runestones Moesgaard Museum.