Gamla Uppsala Uppsala, Sweden

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Gamla Uppsala was one of the most important sacred sites in ancient Scandinavia, hosting human sacrifices and fiery royal funerals. The first Swedish cathedral was built on the ruins of the pagan temple in the 11th century.

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59.896880° N, 17.627821° E

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  1. Official Website of Gamla Uppsala Official website.

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Gamla Uppsala (Uppsala, Sweden)
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April 11, 2015