Prior to modern civilization, the uncertainty of life during the Medieval Times in Europe existed in the form of civil unrest, disease, and famine. Religion played a central role in furthering the Human Endeavor through this unbalanced period in history, hence why some prefer to call this time period The Age of Faith. Much of the architecture and churches erected during the Middle Ages speak to the challenges Europe faced, and how they overcame them to the best of their ability. Rudy Maxa does an exemplary job of focusing on the key locations and attributes of what made medieval Europe a time of lessons with which humanity grew wiser from having experienced.
With Laura McKenzie as your guide, enter the royal Palace of Versailles with its twelve miles of enclosing walls, twenty-six acres of roof, 2,000+ windows, grand outdoor park, and enchanting Hall of Mirrors. Shop in Place Vendome, and experience Paris after dark.Watch Now >>
Begin this intoxicating tour in Reims, home of the historic cathedral where French kings were crowned. Visit champagne producers, both large and small, in wine country, and shop for fine chocolate in the medieval town of Troyes. Discover Charleville’s tradition of puppetry, and marvel at the Fortress of Sedan, the largest castle in Europe.Watch Now >>