Bornholm, also called the Island of Sunshine, is an island in the Baltic Sea and the easternmost part of Denmark. Bornholm has an area of 588 kmĀ² and is home to about 40.000 citizens. The only way you can get to Bornholm is by plane or boat.

Bornholm is known for its smoked herrings and its round churches, that was built around 1100-1200. Bornholm is a beautiful island, with a landscape, that looks different than that of the rest of the country. The rocky underground of Bornholm is found nowhere else in Denmark. Here are also forests, hills and sandy beaches as well as adorable villages. The castle ruins of Hammershus are also worth a visit.

Bornholm - Hammershus