The heated sea contributes to the fact that winter on Ærø arrives later than on the mainland. Winter is a time for reflection, and the island's diverse nature provides a beautiful setting for just that.
Winter is the busy season for community activities on Ærø, and the island is buzzing with activities such as sports, singing, lectures, art painting, and winter concerts.
The scent of freshly baked cookies made from old family recipes starts spreading and nostalgia flows heavily over the island. There is life in the streets, people drink mulled wine and enjoy Danish pancake puffs.