The smallest major city in the world, Århus is the second-largest city in Denmark; a centre of culture with countless museums and galleries. The University City of Århus also has 6 different theatres, a concert hall and a large conference centre. The Jazz Festival is held in July every year, followed in Septem-ber by ¿the Århus Week' - one of the biggest cultural events in Scandinavia. Beaches are found both north and south of the city, surrounded by forests which are hundreds of years old. DANHOSTEL Århus is located in the middle of the forest, a few minutes from the beach. The hostel is ideal for groups.