Viking Village Njardarheimr - One of The Highlights in Gudvangen Flam
Visiting Flam area in Norway in summer? Don't miss the Viking Valley Njardarheimr in Gudvangen! This authentic Viking village is a must for young and old!
Bronze VIKING RUS PENDANT Gnezdovo Locality Russia
Viking pendant, original was found in Gnezdovo, Smolensk region, Russia. Jewel was a part of a Gnezdovo terasure, it was discovered near the river of Dnieper. This river was frequently used by the viking traders and warriors. Material: bronze. Size: 2.6 x 3.7 cm. Size of a hole for chains: 7 x 3.5 mm.
Why Did The Viking Age Start? - Life in Norway
There's a great deal we know about the era of the vikings. It was an age of exploration, trade, and expansion. But what prompted its beginnings? If you ask 100 people when the Viking age began, most probably won't be able to give you an answer. The most common answer is likely going to be...
The Norse Legend of the World Tree - Yggdrasil
In 1643 a Bishop called Brynjolf Sveinsson was given 45 pieces of vellum containing poetry and prose from the heart of ancient Northern European indigenous culture. This collection is called The King’s Book (Codex Regius in Latin). It is thought to have been written around 1270.