"Door locks" Copenhagen Local Custom Tip by HORSCHECK

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  Scandinavian door handle and lock

In Scandinavia door locks or keys often have to be turned contrary to how you are used to turning them to open or close a door.
For example, in Germany a door with a door handle on the right side is usually locked by turning the key clockwise, whereas in Scandinavia you might have to turn it anti-clockwise.

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  • Written Jul 18, 2004
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