Torshavn - Faroe Islands

// HistoryAccording to the earlist source to the Faroe Islands, Færeyinga Saga, emigrants who left Norway to escape the tyranny of Harald I of Norway settled in the islands about the end of the ninth century. The Viking settlers established their own parliament called ting. Local tings where established in different parts of the islands. The main ting was established on Tinganes in Tórshavn 825 AD. Tinganes is the peninsula that divides the harbour into the two parts Eystaravág and Vestaravág. Færeyinga Saga says: "the ting stead of the Faroese was on Streymoy, and there is the harbour t

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cybiao
Date: 2008-02-05 22:14:50

Both away games. June 2 in Torshavn (Faroe Islands) and June 6 in Kaunas (Lithuania).No new faces, no Nesta, no Gila, return for Lucarelli, Pippo and Gamberini. Camo and Toni missing due to injuries.




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