Posted by: danielfee | March 18, 2013

Travel Photo of the Day 03-18-2013

Giant Vases - Roskilde, Denmark

Giant Vases – Roskilde, Denmark

These giant vases are located in the town square of Roskilde, on the island of Zealand in Denmark. The city is ancient, dating from the Viking Age, which was a period in European history spanning the late 8th to late 11th centuries, and is a member of the Most Ancient European Towns Network. The other towns include: Argos, Greece; Béziers, France; Cadiz, Spain; Colchester, United Kingdom; Cork, Ireland;  Évora, Portugal; Maastricht, Netherlands; Tongeren, Belgium; and Worms, Germany. There are several tourist attractions, including the Viking Ship Museum, which draw visitors from around Denmark and the world.

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