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A mysterious people came to the Faroe Islands before the Vikings

One of the most famous medieval travel stories tells that Saint Brandán the Navigator , a famous evangelizing monk of the 6th century, traveled with a dozen other religious in search of the ' Earthly Paradise '. On their adventure, they found a sea full of islands where, according to legend, the monks celebrated a resurrection mass on a piece of land that turned out to be a whale. Some researchers glimpse certain features of reality in that fictitious story, causing a whole debate about what that archipelago could have been. Candidates range from the Canary Islands to the Faroe Islands. Now, a study claims to have found evidence that, at the same time, a

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