Scandinavian gnomes: A history of gnomes in Sweden, Norway and Denmark

Scandinavia is a beautiful place, full of beautiful places to explore and delicious foods to eat. One of the things that makes the Scandi countries so compelling is their rich folklore. Throughout Norway, Sweden, and Denmark, you’ll find countless traditions and unique stories that tell tales of mythical creatures and sprites, ranging from fairies to trolls. One of the better-known creatures from Scandinavian lore is the gnome. The Scandinavian gnome isn’t necessarily a force of good or evil (though they’re … Continue reading Scandinavian gnomes: A history of gnomes in Sweden, Norway and Denmark