‘I’ll sleep on dunes under the stars’: writer Ben Love on Denmark’s beautiful coast

With 7,000km of coastline you can always find an empty beach in Denmark, as well as bike routes, Viking history and delicious food along its shores

Wherever you are in Denmark, you’re never more than 50km from the sea. I can’t imagine sitting on a crowded beach, however beautiful it might be; Denmark has 7,000km of coastline so it’s the perfect solution for me.Ben LoveThink long, pristine and secluded beaches … If it’s space and solitude I’m after, I will usually pick a beach at random on the map, well away from any town. I will sometimes make my way there by bicycle and spend the night sleeping on dunes under the stars. The Baltic islan...