Magnus Meyer has something most of us will never get. The 21-year-old lives in Aarhus, the second-largest city in the happiest country in the world. Out of all the 45 joyous cities that make up Denmark, Aarhus is the happiest of happy, making it onto Reader’s Digest’s top four list. According to the Reader’s Digest...

Oslo is such a tired city. My first thoughts upon arriving in the Norwegian capital were merely an echo of what I had already been told by many other Norwegians, Europeans and travellers alike. It’s easy – and almost forgivable – to see why. For a country characterised by its majestic fjords, magical skies and...

Riding the subway in Stockholm should come with a warning: get off at every station. Said to be the longest art exhibition in the world, the 110 kilometre-long subway system redefines what public transport should, and can be. Okay, some are nicer (read: less tacky) than others, but seriously, what other city would...