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How to Keep Occupied and Happy While in Quarantine at Home

Families everywhere are putting structure into place for the youngest members of society while schools are closed. Home school, activities, and learning household chores are a perfect way to entertain the young ones and give them a sense of security during home isolation. But did you know structure to the day is just as important for you? To keep a happy and healthy mindset during these times, we also need to follow our normal daily routines. We have put together a list of 10 things you can d ... read more

Two Great Reasons to Book a Long-Term Apartment Rental

Many people book our short-term rentals for a day or week. But did you know that Red Apple Apartments also offers long-term rentals of one or more months? Some people who will be traveling to foreign cities for work contracts or sabbaticals rent our apartments for 12-18 months! Why consider a long-term rental? Glad you asked! Two Great Reasons to Book a Long-Term Apartment Rental 1. Location: When you are working or visiting a foreign country long-term, booking an apartment for one mont ... read more

Looking East.

We've been busy these past few months finding the best apartments in some of the most exciting destinations in Europe. We're constantly meeting great owners in hospitable towns on the eastern edge of Europe and we'd love to introduce you to our new favorite places: In Ukraine, we're open in Kiev, Odessa, and Lviv. Kiev is of course an exciting capital city hosting lots of business travelers, government and non-governmental workers and other curious visitors.  Odessa is the Pearl of the Black S ... read more

So Many Changes!

Just take one quick look at our home page and you'll see all the changes we've been working on for the past several weeks. We are always seeking to improve our service, our business and our website, so we hope you enjoy all the new features. You'll get used to them soon enough, but let us introduce you to some of the highlights: THE MAP: The new home page has an interactive map to help you visualize where you want to go. Just click on a city to see our selection of apartments there. NEW CI ... read more

Red Apple Apartments in the Guardian

Sunday's edition of the U.K.'s Observer featured an article about an "Instant Weekend" to Reykjavik, and as proof that Red Apple Apartments is becoming a household name in Reykjavik accommodation, the article recommends us for finding an affordable and comfortable place to stay in Iceland's capital. Of course this is no surprise to anyone who has already stayed in one of our apartments in Reykjavik or Copenhagen, but now you don't have to take our word for it…a trusted name in travel journalis ... read more

Is Copenhagen the best city in the world for quality of life?

It is always a nice feeling to finish first. According to the English lifestyle magazine Monocle, Copenhagen ranks top for two categories in society and living: The best city in the world for quality of life. The best city in the world for design. The magazine has established its top 25-list to identify the cities in the world that give priority to the joy and well-being of their inhabitants. The list of cities is made out on the basis of factors ranging from cultural life, incentives for e ... read more

Restaurant Noma ranks 10th on the list of world's best

The international Restaurant Magazine produces an annual list of the 50 best restaurants in the world based on a poll of international chefs and critics each year. This year, restaurant Noma which is based in Christianshavn, was voted 10th best in the world! Noma was established in 2004 and is situated in Strandgade 93. It is the only restaurant in Copenhagen which has two stars in the Michelin brochure. ... read more

The Blue Lagoon featured in Newsweek

The April 14th issue of Newsweek covers the energy sources in Iceland. The green energy issues are getting more and more media coverage and Iceland is almost invariably mention in that context. The article is accessible on the Newsweek’s website, http://www.newsweek.com/id/130626. ... read more