The purpose of this site is to provide information on all aspects of the ancient Norse people known as Vikings. Here you will find information on who the ancient Vikings were, when and where they lived, and how these medieval Norsemen became the most successful warriors and explorers of the Middle Ages. There are many pages of information that cover such topics as Viking history, exploration, mythology, weapons, famous Vikings, gods, goddesses, the ancient Norse alphabet consisting of Runes, Runestones, and much more.
On this site you will find answers to many common questions about the ancient Vikings. Examples of some of the questions you will find answers too are:
The ancient Vikings were amazing medieval people. They were expert sailors, explorers, and fierce warriors. For nearly three hundred years, during the Middle Ages, they terrorized large parts of Europe, sacking and burning costal towns with swift raids from their famed long boats. However they were much more than savage brutes. The Vikings are famed for their incredible sea voyages. These voyages began in their Scandinavian homelands which are modern day Sweden, Denmark, and Norway and reached as far as Greenland, Iceland and even North America.
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