Moreover, in both traditions, the mentioned characters were the contemporaries of the Swedish king Eadgils; and both traditions also mention a feud with men named Fróði and Ingeld.The consensus view is that Anglo-Saxon and Scandinavian traditions describe the same person.Spend time in the Arctic Circle—land of the "Midnight Sun"—where you will visit the North Cape Visitor Center, marking the endpoint of the European mainland.
The form Hrōðgār is thought to have derived from the proto-Norse *Hrōþigaizaz "famous spear", i.e. However, the corresponding Old Norse name Hróarr and its variations are not derived from *Hrōþigaizaz, but from the very close names *Hrōþiwarjaz "famous defender" or *Hrōþiharjaz "famous warrior".Reborn as Meyer Turku, the shipyard is investing in new technology and hiring more and more “metal heads” to build the world’s finest cruise ships.Jouko Turto, Director of Turku Municipal Property Corporation, says that the Turku shipyard is a fine example of the local industrial prowess – but it is not the only success story around here.There’s something really interesting cooking in Southwest Finland.While just a couple of years ago, the Regions’s top industries – such as marine and automotive sectors – where struggling, now it seems that the entire Region is mounting one impressive comeback. The Turku shipyard has made a new record with as many as ten vessels in the orderbook.Breathtaking scenery, the Arctic Circle, train rides, cruises, vibrant cities, and so much more await you on this marvelous Scandinavia tour.Scenic highlights include a beautiful, overnight cruise from Copenhagen to Norway in first-class, outside, 2-berth cabins with private facilities; a train ride between Bergen and Oslo, considered one of the world's most scenic train rides; ferry rides from Sweden to Denmark and across Hardangerfjord in Norway; and a spectacular ride on the Flam train with some of Norway's most magnificent scenery, including Kjosfossen Waterfall, with its water cascading down the mountainside—a special experience offered by Globus. Unlike other so called "free" sites you can be guaranteed that at no stage will you be asked to pay for any of our services.You get access to thousands of profiles of your choice without registration and just in case you want contact somebody, just sign up in 3 easy steps free of charge. We have compiled a detailed questionnaire which incorporates your search criteria and your personal characteristics (these are not obligatory but offer additional match criteria for members).Admire crystal-clear streams, sparkling lakes, tundra, and forests as you head south to Finland's Lapland and cross back over the Arctic Circle.Enjoy highlight visits to a Husky farm and to Santa Claus Village and receive your Arctic Circle Certificate—other special experiences offered by Globus.