Bosnians embrace the “Viking” lifestyle after a glimpse of the television series


With his thick gray beard, braided hair, and medieval weapons, Bosnia’s “First Viking” relaxes by throwing an ax in the attic of his stone hut. Over the last five years, Pipe Pleic has steadily changed from a builder to a Scandinavian warrior in honor of the popular TV show Viking. The transformation began after Praik returned to Tomislavgrad in southern Bosnia after years of working at a construction site in Germany.