Vikings more thrilling than Columbus? Norwegians cross the Atlantic on a Viking ship first time since the Viking Age

If you have ever been to Norway, especially north of Trondheim, you will know it is a vast country with plenty of breath-taking natural sites and a relatively small population scattered along the coast. In mainland Norway and definitely in the north of it there is always a chance you …

History of tablet weaving in Europe

The oldest weaving tablets were found in Spain and come from the 4th century BC. Yet, it is believed that tablet weaving goes back to even earlier times. The earliest examples of tablet weaving show its use as a starting edge of a fabric, not a separate band. Tablet weaving …