How Tall Were Vikings?

How Tall Were Vikings

The Viking Age was a period of significant cultural and historical development in Northern Europe, marked by the growth of Norse-speaking kingdoms. Over the years, Vikings have developed a legendary reputation for their physical strength and fierceness in battle. Yet one of the fascinating questions surrounding this era is how tall were Vikings on average. […]

Going Beyond a Bar of Soap: Understanding Viking Hygiene Practices

Viking Hygiene

The Viking Age is often remembered for its warrior culture, but the everyday lives of these ancient people were also fascinating. However, it has yet to be widely known that the Vikings held surprisingly progressive ideals regarding hygiene. This article explores their practices, from Viking hygiene products to dental care. Going beyond a bar of […]