"1000 years of history in Newfoundland" L'Anse aux Meadows by Redlats
L'Anse aux Meadows Travel Guide: 20 reviews and 49 photos
We had to drive across of all Newfoundland to reach L'Anse Aux Meadows. It is at the northwest corner of the province - approximately 10-12 hours driving from St. John's at the southeast corner of the province.
It really is amazing that Vikings landed here 1000 years ago, but when you view the map from Greenland's point of view, Vinland was not that far from Greenland.
If you are planning a trip to Newfoundland, see my province page for general help in planning a Newfoundland vacation.
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