One of the most important spirits in Inuit culture was Sedna, the Goddess of the Sea. She lived at the bottom of the ocean and controlled all the beasts of the world. She rules with husband, a dog, who serves as her guardian and her father, who punishes those who go against the rules of life.
Lofoten Islands, Norway - All travelers who've ventured within the Arctic Circle to the Norweigan archipelago of Lofoten agree -- the coastline will leave you speechless. To get a unique perspective of Lofoten's dramatic coast, head there during early June when the Artice Circle's famous "midnight sun" keeps the area illuminated 24-hours a day. (Photo by Cochise)