·Remains of the Viking era in Scandinavia and in their colonies and along their journeys.
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Viking writing, rune stones
Viking Stone Age: rock carvings, paintings and artifacts
Vikings: Houses, Boats old and new, Graves, Settlements
Viking Calendar: Year with 2 Seasons and New Year Started in Summer
In this day and age, the importance of calendar is simply to mark the vital events. But looking back, a calendar means more than just a paper to remember the day. It consists of a traditional culture, ancient lifestyle, and even the mindset of the people. And in the Viking age, the calendar was divided into two seasons: Summer and Winter. And summer was the starting time for the new year.
USA: Viking Ship Discovered Near Mississippi River
Unfortunately, several months after i posted this, it came out that it was a satirical news article. Viking ship discovered in the Mississippi River; which means the Vikings traveled further inland in America than previously thought, and the stories of Vinland might be more than mythology!