The origins and history of a fascinating tapestry from Norway.
The discovery of Viking Age burial mounds and more in northern Norway.
The gripping beast on the bow of the ship.
The BBC has finally also reported about the Gjellestad excavation! What took them so long, I wonder? What had me totally and completely in stitches is the site of Oslo’s Museum of Cultural History! They have an advent calendar of the Gjellestad excavation! Two doors have opened so far – where is the rest?
The discovery of a chamber grave of a woman in Valsøyfjord, Norway.
You might remember the beautiful, yet slightly haunting featured image of ‘On Giants, Trolls, and Ogres‘? His name is Theodor Kittelsen and there’s a nice piece about the man and his artwork on Life in Norway.