After oversleeping as usual after a long night's drinking Atawa, warlord of the proud Vikings discovered his men had put their camp up and refused to move any further.
Having a bad hangover and not really in the mood to argue he agreed and decided to call this settlement Trondheim.
A second band of Vikings set forth to discover more of the surroundings, moving south they found marshes filled with precious peat, they decided to set up a production city, calling it Kaupang.
Weanwhile, proud Viking warriors moved south and east along the sea that turned out to be a large bay, finding an archer in the forrests willing to join the great Viking Empire.
On the northern tip of the bay, a roving band of nomads were discovered who, after being 'persuaded' to join the Vikings found the city of Uppsala.
Walking south viking scouts discovered an advanced tribe by the name of Hladir witch was quickly incorperated into the Viking empire. Soon after this our warrior was attacked by a barbarian horsebackrider who afterwards attacked Hladir, killing half the population.
After the discovery of map making , ships were build and the trading port of Viborg was esteblished on an island to the north.
Further units are now sailing to the east while scouts continue to explore the landmass south and west of the viking kingdom.
We heared rumours about other advanced nations in the world and are eager to meet them and establish long term trading relations with them. Or use their skulls to drink our calva