DENMARK ~ Kronborg Castle ~ Kronborg is the castle known from Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”. It was originally built in the by King Eric of Denmark, Sweden and Norway. It is located in Helsingør and was used a royal residence and fortress until the
Kronborg is a castle and stronghold in the town of Helsingør, Denmark. The castle is situated on the extreme northeastern tip of the island of Zealand at the narrowest point of the Øresund, the sound between Denmark and Sweden.
Queen Mary 2 and Kronborg Castle, Helsingør (Elsinore), Denmark. Built by King Frederik II in 85 to rule the Øresund, the stretch of water between Denmark and Sweden that serves as the entrance to the Baltic Sea. Rebuilt in 1629 after a fire.