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Trelleborg vikingetids ringborg

Trelleborg vikingetids ringborg

almighty viking cats, carved tree trunk.

bad-mojo: “ Almighty viking kitties (They are Moofse’s and Vincent’s babies) ” :)

Learn about Norweigan culture Expedition Norway VBS 2016

Lofoten _The Vikings have earned their place in history as a seafaring warrior culture with a fine eye for design and a good ear for storytelling.

Der Rubjerg Knude Leuchtturm in Jütland wurde 1900 eingeweiht - und 1968...

Rubjerg Knude lighthouse in Denmark dates from 1900 but stopped operating in It's anticipated that by 2023 the cliff will have eroded so much - due to coastal erosion and continually shifting sands - that the lighthouse will fall into the sea

Jelling Stone -

Harald Bluetooth’s runestone in Jelling, Denmark. In Bluetooth with David Ebershoff in The Danish Girl.

Runic stone, Uppsala, Sweden

“ That was the year by henrikj Runic stone, Uppsala, Sweden ”

In 1983 excavations began in Norway that uncovered the largest Viking house in the world. The discovery was of a chieftain's home 67m (220ft) long and almost 10m (33ft) wide built around 500 AD and rebuilt a couple of times around 700 AD extending the longhouse to a staggering 83m (272ft) long.

In excavations began in Norway that uncovered the largest Viking house in the world. The discovery was of a chieftain's home long and almost wide built around 500 AD and rebuilt a couple of times around 700 AD extending the longhouse to a staggering long.

Birger Jarl  (c. 1200[3] – 21 October 1266[2]), or Birger Magnusson, was a Swedish statesman, Jarl of Sweden and a member of the House of Bjelbo, who played a pivotal role in the consolidation of SwedenBirger also led the Second Swedish Crusade, which established Swedish rule in Finland. Additionally, he is traditionally attributed to have founded the Swedish capital, Stockholm around 1250.

Birger Jarl (c. 1200[3] – 21 October 1266[2]), or Birger Magnusson, was a Swedish statesman, Jarl of Sweden and a member of the House of Bjelbo, who played a pivotal role in the consolidation of SwedenBirger also led the Second Swedish Crusade, which established Swedish rule in Finland. Additionally, he is traditionally attributed to have founded the Swedish capital, Stockholm around 1250.

Vikingeboplasden, Viking Village in Denmark

At the Viking Village in Frederikssund, you can experience an authentic Viking village, and learn how the Vikings used to live.

Fur, Denmark.

Fur, Denmark.

This viking house reconstruction at the Fyrkat Viking Fortress in Hobro, Denmark, is a typical viking house design. This basic architecture was used in all the viking fortresses built in 980-981 AD across Denmark.

This viking house reconstruction at the Fyrkat Viking Fortress in Hobro, Denmark, is a typical viking house design. This basic architecture was used in all the viking fortresses built in AD across Denmark. (The fort longhouse)