Archive - Jan 10, 2009

Central Regional 12th Night photos online

Dietrich von Greyssen reports that he has posted an album of photos from Ansteorra's Central Regional 12th Night on his website.

Armored teddy

Looking for the perfect Valentine's Day gift? How about a teddy bear for your sweetie, armored in chainmail? (photo)

Mystery of Stirling Castle medallions to be studied

As part of a UKĀ£12M renovation of Scotland's Stirling Castle, historians plan to study 33 wooden carved medallions seeking to discover who the carvings depict and why they were carved.

Scottish reporter soaks up German history in Aachen

Take a tour of Aachen, Charlemagne's 8th century capital, with a reporter from the Inverness Courier, from the city's nasty-tasting hot spring water to Frederick Barbarossa's 12th century chandelier.