Ship on Fire! Viking Up Helly Aa festival heats up in Scotland

Hundreds of modern-day Vikings celebrated the Up Helly Aa Viking fire festival in Lerwick on the Shetlands, an archipelago of Scotland. They paraded through the streets carrying burning torches before they set light to their replica Viking ship. The festival falls on the last Tuesday in January. READ MORE:


Subscribe to RT!

Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Instagram
Follow us on Google+
Listen to us on Soundcloud:

RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios. RT is the first news channel to break the 1 billion YouTube views benchmark.