Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Island Market

Scandinavia: The Scout Association Purchases Private Island Fort in Denmark

Middelgrundsfortet - Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

The Danish Guide and Scout Association has confirmed the purchase of a private island off the coast of Copenhagen with the help of a charitable donation to the tune of twenty million kroner.

Middelgrundsfortet – Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

The Danish Guide and Scout Association, Det Danske Spejderkorps, has this …Read More: Scandinavia: The Scout Association Purchases Private Island Fort in Denmark

Island Issues

Denmark: Independent Private Island Kingdom Created Close To Roskilde

Kingdom of Elleore - Aerial - Courtesy of Chiefacoins.com

Ever wanted to up sticks and escape to your own island empire? One group of Danish schoolteachers did just that, creating the autonomous Kingdom of Elleore on a private island close to Roskilde.

Kingdom of Elleore – Aerial – Courtesy of Chiefacoins.com

Counting amongst one of the most frequently asked questions at …Read More: Denmark: Independent Private Island Kingdom Created Close To Roskilde

Breaking Island News

Canada: Sovereignty dispute resolved as troops withdrawn from Hans Island

Hans Island Courtesy of Wikipedia.org

Military official calls end to operations on Hans Island, signaling the end of a twenty-year old diplomatic dispute between Denmark and Canada.

Hans Island Courtesy of Wikipedia.org

High-ranking army general, Walter Natynczyk, has announced a change of tact regarding the long-disputed, uninhabited Hans Island, backing away from military activity and at the …Read More: Canada: Sovereignty dispute resolved as troops withdrawn from Hans Island