Gimli Viking Village

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December 28, 2012: Giant Viking Sculpture in Gimli, Manitoba, Canada


Gimli, located on the west side of Lake Winnipeg, was settled first by Canadian Icelanders and later by Icelandic immigrants. This town, which later became known as New Iceland, has preserved Icelandic culture and language within Canada, including its famous giant Viking statue. Each year during August long weekend, Gimli celebrates this heritage with the Icelandic Festival. There are a lot of photography opportunities in this little town, such as wedding photography, casual family road trip pictures, etc..

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December 28, 2012: The Vikings statue was erected in centennial year 1967 to celebrate the 100th year of the first settlement.

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December 28, 2012: A series of rocks neatly arranged to simulate a sunken ship?!?! ò.ó

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December 28, 2012: A little port in Gimli

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December 28, 2012: main dock in Gimli

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December 28, 2012: The lighthouse in main dock of Gimli

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December 28, 2012: Lighthouse at Gimli Harbour is a tourist information centre, Gimli Art Club & Gallery, as well as the venue for Icelandic Festival.



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December 28, 2012: Gimli Bird Cage

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December 28, 2012: Gimli Church

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December 28, 2012: Gimli Fire Hall

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December 28, 2012: Gimli Public School since 1915

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December 28, 2012: Back to the lighthouse.

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December 28, 2012: This lighthouse is a tourist information centre. Very scenic. Can be a venue for wedding photography, engagement photos, portrait shots, or family group pictures.

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December 28, 2012: Iconic Vikings Statue in Gimli is another great location for various kinds of photography.

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December 28, 2012: Gimli Vikings Sculpture

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December 28, 2012: Almighty Vikings

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