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Cruise In the Wake of the Vikings Trace the route of Viking Leif Eriksson, who discovered American shores years before Columbus. From the Norwegian mercantile city of Bergen, set off to the rustic Shetland Islands in Scotland. Cruise to the magnificently picturesque Faroe Islands, Iceland and Greenland; then, view ancient Norse settlements at L’Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland. Catch a train to Myrdal, and then board the Flåm Railway, named by National Geographic Traveler as one of the top ten train journeys in an unforgettable ride along one of the steepest. An example of the travel problem can be found if you try to book for an LNER journey on Thursday, Septem from the Yorkshire train station of Northallerton to take you into London King's Cross. Flåmsbana Museum. The Flåm Railway Museum offers insights to the construction of one of Europe’s steepest railway journeys, the technical development and the people responsible. The museum displays an authentic El 9-locomotive along with various historical items, text, photographs and audio. You can also experience the journey with the Flåm Railway in a video display.