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[[image:Limfjorden.jpg|thumb|350px|Limfjorden runs east-west, in the western part being the border of North Jutland, in eastern part running through the region.]]
 
'''North Jutland''' is in [[Denmark]].
 
'''North Jutland''' is in [[Denmark]].
  
 
==Regions==
 
==Regions==
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North Jutland is an administrative region consisting of the landscapes of North Jutlandic Island with Thy, Han Herred and Vendsyssel, as well as the northeastern part of mainland Jutland.  In terms of municipalities, the region consists of Brønderslev, Frederikshavn, Hjørring, Jammerbugt, Læsø, Mariagerfjord, Morsø, Rebild, Thisted, Vesthimmerlands and Aalborg.
  
==Major Towns==
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==Cities==
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[[image:NorthJutland.png|thumb|350px]]
  
* [[Aalborg]] Inland harbour on the Limfjorden, a waterway connecting Kattegat Sea     (east) and North Sea (Vesterhavet) to
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* [[Aalborg]] — inland harbour on the Limfjorden, a waterway connecting Kattegat Sea (east) and North Sea (''Vesterhavet')  
* [[Fjerritslev]] Small village in the central of Han Herred the land between the North Sea and Limfjorden, building a bridge between Thy and Vendsyssel.
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* [[Blokhus]] — one of Denmark's most popular beaches
* [[Frederikshavn]] Coastal town on Kattegat Sea. Ferry to Læsø Island.
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* [[Dronninglund]] — town in Vendsyssel
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* [[Fjerritslev]] — small village in the central of Han Herred, the land between the North Sea and Limfjorden, building a bridge between Thy and Vendsyssel
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* [[Frederikshavn]] — coastal town on Kattegat Sea. Ferry to Læsø Island.
 
* [[Hanstholm]]  
 
* [[Hanstholm]]  
* [[Hirtshals]]  
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* [[Hirtshals]] — important ferry harbour with services to Norway.
* [[Hjørring]] Inland town in Vendsyssel area of Northern Jylland.
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* [[Hjallerup]]
the west.
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* [[Hjørring]] — inland town in Vendsyssel area
* [[Hobro]] the west.
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* [[Hobro]] — the west
* [[Thisted]] Coastal town on Kattegat Sea
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* [[Løkken]]
* [[Sæby]] Coastal town on Kattegat Sea
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* [[Skagen]] — Jutlands picturesque northern peninsular
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* [[Sæby]] — coastal town on Kattegat Sea
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* [[Voerså]] — coastal village south of Sæby
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* [[Thisted]] — town located at the western end of Limfjorden
  
 
==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
* [[Blokhus]] - One of Denmarks most popular beaches.
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* [[Læsø]] — remote and unique off the beaten path island half way to Sweden
* [[Læsø]] - Remote and unique off the beaten path island half way to
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* [[Thy National Park]] — the first national part to be established in Denmark
* [[Skagen]] - Jutlands picturesque northern peninsular
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* [[Thy National Park]]
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* [[Dronninglund]] - Town in Vendsyssel
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==Understand==
 
==Understand==
  
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==Get in==
 
==Get in==
 
===By ferry===
 
===By ferry===
There are ferrys from Sweden and Norway to North Jutland.
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There are ferries from Sweden and Norway to [[Hirtshals]] and [[Frederikshavn]] in North Jutland.
  
 
===By plane===
 
===By plane===
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===By train===
 
===By train===
There are trains from Copenhagen, Århus, Randers, Odense, Esbjerg and other cities to Northern Jutland.
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There are trains from Copenhagen, Aarhus, Randers, Odense, Esbjerg and other cities to Northern Jutland.
  
 
===By car===
 
===By car===
  
 
===By bus===
 
===By bus===
From Copenhagen or Århus: Take the 888 bus to Aalborg, and from there take another bus to your destination
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From Copenhagen or Aarhus: Take the 888 bus to Aalborg, and from there take another bus to your destination
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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==Eat==
 
==Eat==
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* Skawbo rødspætte (plaice with craneberries served with berry porridge of cranberries, lingonberry or gooseberry.
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* Rulleål (filleted eel rolled around onion and parsley, and cooked in salty water)
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* Krystekål
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==
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North Jutland has a very interesting small brewery, Thisted Bryghus ([http://www.thisted-bryghus.dk/ website]). Along with other small Danish breweries, it produces Thy Classing and Pilsner; a range of specialist beers, including Ales and Porters similar to the English styles; white beers; and seasonal ales. Their bottled beers can be found in many bars (you may need to ask) and shops.
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*'''Jomfru Ane Gade''': A bar street in Aalborg.
 
*'''Jomfru Ane Gade''': A bar street in Aalborg.
  
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[[nl:Noord-Jutland (regio)]]

Revision as of 18:02, 6 August 2012

Limfjorden runs east-west, in the western part being the border of North Jutland, in eastern part running through the region.

North Jutland is in Denmark.

Contents

Regions

North Jutland is an administrative region consisting of the landscapes of North Jutlandic Island with Thy, Han Herred and Vendsyssel, as well as the northeastern part of mainland Jutland. In terms of municipalities, the region consists of Brønderslev, Frederikshavn, Hjørring, Jammerbugt, Læsø, Mariagerfjord, Morsø, Rebild, Thisted, Vesthimmerlands and Aalborg.

Cities

NorthJutland.png
  • Aalborg — inland harbour on the Limfjorden, a waterway connecting Kattegat Sea (east) and North Sea (Vesterhavet')
  • Blokhus — one of Denmark's most popular beaches
  • Dronninglund — town in Vendsyssel
  • Fjerritslev — small village in the central of Han Herred, the land between the North Sea and Limfjorden, building a bridge between Thy and Vendsyssel
  • Frederikshavn — coastal town on Kattegat Sea. Ferry to Læsø Island.
  • Hanstholm
  • Hirtshals — important ferry harbour with services to Norway.
  • Hjallerup
  • Hjørring — inland town in Vendsyssel area
  • Hobro — the west
  • Løkken
  • Skagen — Jutlands picturesque northern peninsular
  • Sæby — coastal town on Kattegat Sea
  • Voerså — coastal village south of Sæby
  • Thisted — town located at the western end of Limfjorden

Other destinations

  • Læsø — remote and unique off the beaten path island half way to Sweden
  • Thy National Park — the first national part to be established in Denmark

Understand

Talk

Get in

By ferry

There are ferries from Sweden and Norway to Hirtshals and Frederikshavn in North Jutland.

By plane

There are planes from Copenhagen, Oslo, London, Málaga, Tórshavn and Reykjavik to Aalborg Airport.

By train

There are trains from Copenhagen, Aarhus, Randers, Odense, Esbjerg and other cities to Northern Jutland.

By car

By bus

From Copenhagen or Aarhus: Take the 888 bus to Aalborg, and from there take another bus to your destination

Get around

See

Do

Eat

  • Skawbo rødspætte (plaice with craneberries served with berry porridge of cranberries, lingonberry or gooseberry.
  • Rulleål (filleted eel rolled around onion and parsley, and cooked in salty water)
  • Krystekål

Drink

North Jutland has a very interesting small brewery, Thisted Bryghus (website). Along with other small Danish breweries, it produces Thy Classing and Pilsner; a range of specialist beers, including Ales and Porters similar to the English styles; white beers; and seasonal ales. Their bottled beers can be found in many bars (you may need to ask) and shops.

  • Jomfru Ane Gade: A bar street in Aalborg.

Stay safe

Get out

Routes through North Jutland
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