10 Viking Myths Busted - WOW! Our trip to the Viking Museum in Oslo

Yourway2Norway took a trip to the Viking Ship Museum in Oslo. We interviewed visitors outside about their perceptions of the Vikings. Inside waited an archealogist, eager and bloodthirsty to kill all the myths. We were blow away by new facts and insights about the vikings. Did you know they were wain hipster, plucking their eyebrows before going to battle? The women's role? WOW!
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Vikings and their slaves. And the story about rhe poor slave Kark who killed his master to earn money - but got a prize that really sucked.

Vikings and their slaves. And the story about rhe poor slave Kark who killed his master to earn money - but got a prize that really sucked.

10 Viking Myths Busted - Get Ready To Be Surprised

10 Viking Myths Busted - Get Ready To Be Surprised

This bauta stone comes with a frightening VIking spell

This bauta stone comes with a frightening VIking spell

We asked torurists visiting the Viking Ship Museum in Norway what vikings looked like. Everyone said - "They had helmets with horns!". Well, wrong. See another pin for why.

We asked torurists visiting the Viking Ship Museum in Norway what vikings looked like. Everyone said - "They had helmets with horns!". Well, wrong. See another pin for why.

10 Viking Myths Busted - by Yourway2Norway. See full video at YouTube.

10 Viking Myths Busted - by Yourway2Norway. See full video at YouTube.


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Forget about the fjords and a cow or the mountains. This is the real Norway.

Forget about the fjords and a cow or the mountains. This is the real Norway.

DIY This Magical potion from Norway, every child are forced to take.

DIY This Magical potion from Norway, every child are forced to take.

The Vikings reciept for conquerring the world, was their ships. They were built with high tech kiels that made the boats run faster and more steady. The Vikings had to master the sea, as Norway just have 2 percent fields that you can grow things on. Picture from CC commons.

The Vikings reciept for conquerring the world, was their ships. They were built with high tech kiels that made the boats run faster and more steady. The Vikings had to master the sea, as Norway just have 2 percent fields that you can grow things on. Picture from CC commons.

For those who thought that the Vikings were dirty and unkempt . This combs were found in the excavation of the the Oseberg ship . The combs tells something about the Vikings vanity ? Did you know that they had their own toilet maps?

For those who thought that the Vikings were dirty and unkempt . This combs were found in the excavation of the the Oseberg ship . The combs tells something about the Vikings vanity ? Did you know that they had their own toilet maps?

It is not a secret anymore that Columbus was not the first person to discover America. This painting by C Krohg shows L. Eriksson on his way to Vineland. CC commons.

It is not a secret anymore that Columbus was not the first person to discover America. This painting by C Krohg shows L. Eriksson on his way to Vineland. CC commons.

The Archealogist at The Viking Ship museum shows off one of three beautiful sledges found together with the Oseberg ship. The Vikings wanted things to look nice. The runner is actually replacable.

The Archealogist at The Viking Ship museum shows off one of three beautiful sledges found together with the Oseberg ship. The Vikings wanted things to look nice. The runner is actually replacable.

These two individuals owned and sailed the Oseberg ship . This ship is the one and only ship we talk about when it comes to the Vikings . This is the ship on all the postcards , stamps and photos,  worldwide. Here you see the sceletons of the owners. You will not believe who they really were. Hint; They were 70 and 50 years . In purses their was found cannabis seeds .

These two individuals owned and sailed the Oseberg ship . This ship is the one and only ship we talk about when it comes to the Vikings . This is the ship on all the postcards , stamps and photos, worldwide. Here you see the sceletons of the owners. You will not believe who they really were. Hint; They were 70 and 50 years . In purses their was found cannabis seeds .

Here we met a Norwegian specialist on Vikings. Eager to kill the most common myths about Vikings.

Here we met a Norwegian specialist on Vikings. Eager to kill the most common myths about Vikings.

The Vikings were certainly not stupid. To create a ship like the Gokstad ship, required generations of knowledge and skills. The Vikings needed mathematics , engineering skills , ocean isights and blacksmith to create this. The keel of this ship is made of a single long oak planks , more than 30 meters long. Facebook go home .

The Vikings were certainly not stupid. To create a ship like the Gokstad ship, required generations of knowledge and skills. The Vikings needed mathematics , engineering skills , ocean isights and blacksmith to create this. The keel of this ship is made of a single long oak planks , more than 30 meters long. Facebook go home .

Yourway2Norway: If this stone touches the wall, Ragnarok will brea...

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