XIX festival of Slavs and Vikings Wolin – a drone footage

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Here’s a cool footage from the drone on the festival that took place last weekend!   Advertisements

The Art of Vikings

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The norse art is something truly magnificent for me. Ages of conquest, colonization and trade with other peoples yielded the style both original and hard to confuse with anything else. Of course the… Continue reading

Vikings Uncovered documentary

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Normans had spread throughout the world, they’ve been in many places, including North America.take a look at L’Anse_aux_Meadows as an example. I think almost everyone heard about the Eric the Red, Leif Erikkson and  Thorfinn Karlsefni and their endavours… Continue reading

IV Meetings with History and Archeology – Wdzydze Kiszewskie 22-23.08.2015

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[Galleries and TV material at the end of the post] I just cannot believe it’s the 3rd Wdzydze (http://www.wdzydzewikingow.pl/)  we have been to.  This event has a very special place in our hearts… Continue reading

Kupała’s Night Mikorowo 19-20.06.2015

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A bit late but here it is  :)… [Galleries listed at the end of the post] Mikorowo’s becoming an important annual event. This year’s event  (last year was here) was even bigger than the… Continue reading

Vikings in the British Museum – an exhibition cinema documentary.

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Yesterday we visited (me, Hafkitta, Snorri and Bartek of Ulfhoednar)  the cinema in Sopot to see the new multimedia project made by the British Museum. At first we weren’t sure what to expect… Continue reading

Sviatopolk the Cursed and the Varangian from Bodzia

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I have written about Bodzia before, but from that time I have learned some more about the origins of the findings. Especially one theory has caught my eye. One of the Bodzia graves had three… Continue reading

A must read: “Medieval Garments Reconstructed” (Lilli Fransen, Anna Nørgård and Else Østergård)

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Hey there – check this one. Authors have allowed download of this one for free! http://en.unipress.dk/media/3492090/9788779349018_medieval_garments.pdf    

III Meetings With History And Archeology, Wdzydze Kiszewskie 22-24.08.2014

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  A year has passed since our first presence at this great event. For it is great and gets better and better every year! We arrived to Wdzydze with great eagerness to spend… Continue reading

Ancient Peoples of Baltic Coast – Vikings of Truso festival 15.08-17.08.2014

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The last weekend was very tense. A lot of people arrived in Elbląg, not far from the location of Truso, to spend another wonderful weekend moving in time 1000 years backwards. Apart from… Continue reading