Viking stave church (Borgund, 13th century)
A wooden church built in the 12th-13th centuries, the best preserved of Norway´s stave churches.
These excellent shipbuilders and sailors travelled great distances on the seas and rivers.
The most important weapons of medieval Arab warriors were the bow and the sword.
The castle of Belgrade (Nándorfehérvár) was one of the most important components in the...
A medieval glider constructed by Abbas Ibn Firnas.
Viking leaders were elected from tribe members by the right of blood or an act of bravery.
Narrow streets and colourful houses gave medieval towns a special atmosphere.
A sailing vessel with characteristic lugsails used for both military and trade purposes.
Medieval Syrian water wheels were used to convey water to distant areas.