Travel Food for Vikings

What Did the Vikings Eat? We know little of the recipes from the Viking era, but know a lot about the ingredients the Vikings had at their disposal through archaeological excavations. It is among others found “remnants” of food in… Read More ›

The Viking Age Spears – “The Ones Who Stare from a Long Distance”

  Replicas of Viking Age spears. (Photo: Darrell Markewitz, Wareham Forge) In Norse mythology, Gungnir (“swaying one”) is the spear of Odin, chief of the Aesir gods and Allfather. It hits everything he aims at, and always returns to his hand…. Read More ›