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Iceland is great with kids. :D

The first Europeans to find America was Icelandic Vikings, and they managed to stay alive for some time before they got killed by the Indians and the winters. They called the land they found Vinland.

The original settlers on Greenland didn’t last long either.


22nd October 2010

Tagged in Iceland Christiania Fennoswede Kven

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1116 Comments:
 
17 days ago #9370300        

@wytonic ahh, i see, makes more sense then what i thought.. was under the impression he just washed up on our beach one day or something..



wytonic

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23 days ago #9367877        

@njnothere Canada has Vinland because the colony was located in northern Newfoundland. When the Medieval Warm Period ended and it was too cold, everyone in Vinland and Greenland bounced back to Iceland.



Branai

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24 days ago #9367574        

Iceland is normally happy...
It's funny seeing him this way



24 days ago #9367460        

Wait.. but.. why did Canada have Vinland?


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Kikki94

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2 months ago #9353091        

@Nocturnea

Have you been watching Hetalia? Haha. And yes, given that most Icelanders have Norwegians ancestors, you could look at him like Norways brother.



3 months ago #9346261        

Aww startled demon is adorable! I wonder if the kids like Iceland's demons? Also, since I remember something about Iceland being Norway's brother... That makes him Kven's uncle, right?



3 months ago #9345726        

@Mushies You really do don't you.. i have seen you comment on Iceland on nearly every comic. :D



3 months ago #9345154        

I don't care if he can be creepy, I'm still in love with Iceland.



Mecharic

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3 months ago #9339120        

Also "Native Americans" would be more accurate. Pretty sure India is on the other side of the planet :P



4 months ago #9336697        

Just wanted to point it out because i'm from Iceland that the viking Leyfur Heppni the one who fount America did not get killed there he lost it but every one else that were left in America were killed by the Indians :) just saying



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