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Are you afraid of heights? Come to Preikestolen, Norway!

It was to cloudy to see the 600m drop off. 10 people fell off that day, mainly Italians... A few tourbus guides were pushing... Anyway. Preikestolen is in the south of Norway, Lysefjord. It is a few hours hike towards this place. Below there is a parking place which is crowded with tourists in summer time. So if you want to see Preikestolen for your self, not shared with hundreds of other tourists, it might be a good idear to start rather early (or come in winter). One last thing: don't go…

Yggdrasil: The World Tree. Yggrasil is an immense Tree that is central in Norse Cosmology, in connection to which the Nine Worlds exist. Yggdrasil is placed n the middle of Asgard, where the Gods live. It is an Eternal green Ash Tree; the branches. Asgard, Religion, Old Norse, Norse Vikings, Norse Mythology, German Mythology, Gods And Goddesses, Book Of Shadows, Mythical Creatures

The Goddess Freyja - Norse Deity

Devotional and Research site dedicated to Freyja, Nordic Goddess.

Jarlshof - near Sumburgh, Shetland Islands, Great Britain; the Viking settlement of the Jarlshof site was hidden until a storm in the late exposed some of the remains from late Iron Age buildings (before 800 AD); built in a circular fashion around Shetland, England, Viking Age, Ancient Ruins, Archaeological Site, Scotland Travel, British Isles, Great Britain, Archaeology

Things to do | Shetland.org

Shetland offers year-round attractions and plenty to see and do – the only thing we can't guarantee is the weather! So, grab your pack, prepare for all seasons and get outside and explore our wonderful islands...

The Viking descendant population is much more prominent up in the northern parts of the British Isles. One in 33 men can claim to be descendants of the Vikings. European History, British History, World History, Ancient History, Ancient Aliens, Family History, American History, Asian History, Tudor History

A million Vikings still live among us

Almost one million Britons alive today are of Viking descent, which means one in 33 men can claim to be direct descendants of the Vikings.

People with Scottish and/or Irish ancestry and red hair, probably have Viking ancestry, according to a study by the department of Nordic Studies at the University of the Highlands and Islands

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If you have Scottish and/or Irish ancestry AND red hair, you probably also have VIKING ancestry, according to a new study. The director for Nordic Studies at the University of the Highlands and Islands says red hair is modern evidence of the influence of the ancient Vikings in Celtic lands.

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Creamy Cheesy Chicken and Rice--A Mind "Full" Mom

Creamy and Cheesy Chicken and Rice: brown rice, cooked chicken, and lots of cheese all swimming in a decadent, yet healthy cream sauce.

The Viking-age Fylki (Petty kingdoms) in Norway before the unification. by jkvatterholm: “ Important! This is the “de jure” regions so to say. A petty king might have power in 2 or 3 of them, or they might be divided in various ways. European History, World History, Ancient History, Family History, Norway Viking, Asgard, Old Norse, Norse Vikings, Viking Age

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The Viking-age Fylki (Petty kingdoms) in Norway before the unification. by jkvatterholm: “ Important! This is the “de jure” regions so to say. A petty king might have power in 2 or 3 of them, or they...

Some fossils named the "China dragon fossils" were recently exhibited in the Xinwei Ancient Life Fossils Museum in Anshun Guizhou. When archeologists f Creepy, Scary, Weird Creatures, Mythical Creatures, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Dragon Fossil, Breathing Fire, Animaux

Real Dragon Fossils on Display in China

Some fossils, named the "China dragon fossils", were recently exhibited in the Xinwei Ancient Life Fossils Museum in Anshun, Guizhou. When archeologists

Items put onto a Viking's ship when he dies. Then it is set on fire to send him to Valhalla, or buried for those destined for Folkvangr