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from AleHorn

Viking Drinking Horn Vessels and Accessories

Stenar Ales is a megalithic monument in southern Sweden, the monument is believed to be built in the sixth century on an earlier monument is the oldest and one of the most famous in the Viking culture. It consists of 59 large rocks shaped ellipse located


Tudor gold ring, found near Saffron Walden, early 16th century


LONDON’S VIKING LINEAGE | July 18th, 2014 | London is generally associated with the Romans, Saxons and Normans, but a lesser known part of London’s history is intertwined with that of the Vikings.


10 Amazing Viking Sites in Norway for Fans of Vikings - These incredible sites are in one the world's most beautiful places. Rich with history and legends.


Fortingall Yew- Perth, Scotland: This may be the oldest living thing in Europe…


Viking Sites in Norway | swords monument at Hafrsfjord Stavanger Norway

from angelicscalliwags

How to make a Viking Brooch

make a viking brooch. **but without the jewels and rub n buff** for HOD unit 23


This helmet was discovered in a ship burial from Valsgarde in Sweden, c. 7th century AD

from Mail Online

Fearless World War Two woman spy who was dropped by submarine into occupied Norway before becoming Bletchley Park codebreaker dies aged 91

Fearless World War Two woman spy who slipped into occupied Norway aboard a submarine before becoming Bletchley Park codebreaker dies aged 91 Received Bletchley Park Badge and The Freedom of Bletchley Park honour for her 'vital work' in Second World War Kept code-breaking work secret - even from her family - until last year Operations helped famous sabotage attack by 'Heroes of Telemark', immortalised in 1965 film After mission was over Sigrid Green walked from Norway to Sweden.

from mirror

Europe's top ten Christmas markets: Mulled wine, festive food and bargains galore

Skansen is an open air museum in Stockholm that shows you all about the Swedish landscape and culture. So much fun!