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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Gamla Uppsala
59.896880° N, 17.627821° E

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Gamla Uppsala (Uppsala, Sweden)
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March 21, 2015