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Visit Viking sites, take a sea trip in a Viking ship, or go all the way and be a Viking for a day.
The Vikings have earned their place in history as a seafaring warrior culture with a fine eye for design and a good ear for storytelling.
The heritage of Norsemen has a lot more to it than blood and plunder.
Norway’s art and culture range from Viking culture and wooden stave churches via the paintings of Edvard Munch and writings of Henrik Ibsen to modern design and cutting-edge architecture.
The history and traditions of a country often reveal a lot of fun facts about the people and their customs. Norway is no exception.