Long the cornerstone of Denmark's Baltic defenses, tiny Christianso (just 1 mi/2.5 km northeast of Bornholm Island) is still under the administration of the Ministry of Defense. This hasn't prevented it from becoming a popular destination for writers and painters, who have turned it into an unofficial artists colony as well.
Reachable by ferry from Bornholm, Christianso is a tranquil island with small towns and opportunities for biking and walking (the whole area can be walked in about 20 min... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2016 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.