You are stuck once in a castle. Castles remind us of the middle ages. Besides castles were also built in this epoch many monasteries.
Time of 500-1500. This term is only in the Renaissance. It was thought that the time had stood still. Now we think otherwise. The middle ages can be divided into: early Middle Ages: 500-1000 Time of monks and Knights; High middle ages: 1000-1300 time of cities and States; Late Middle Ages: 1300:1500 time of cities and States.
Do you know what a missionary? These people are trying to repent. In the epoch of the middle ages there were a lot of missionaries in Netherlands.
Have you ever heard of the separation between Church and State? In the epoch of the middle ages this yet. The Pope was more powerful than the emperor.
Imagine. You are four years. You can just talk and then you become all crowned King. In the history for this came quite often.
The moment the Dutch cities were going to grow was a very important point in history. Do you live in one of oldest Dutch cities?
Are you ever move? Everyone is now free to live where he wants. In the history you had yourself first quite buy it if you wanted to live in the city.
What do you say; do you live in Netherlands or Holland? There is a difference. If we go back in time, we see that Holland was ruled by Dutch graves.
Have you ever heard of Erasmus? There are streets, schools and a bridge named after him. He was very important for the history of the Netherlands
How many churches are there in your town? Fixed quite a lot. The Catholic churches are the oldest in history. Only later, other churches.
The Pope is very powerful. But earlier in the history was his power much greater. Did you know that had to vrijvechten of the Netherlands themselves Catholics?