Århus / Denemarken
Aarhus, the city with nearly 300,000 inhabitants, is located on the east coast of the Danish mainland. Århus has a university and a major seaport. Historically, the town was founded as a Viking settlement and was episcopal see in the early Middle Ages. From the Middle Ages also originate some important attractions of the city. In the 16th century Århus experienced the upswing as a commercial and port city.