To a person living today, no one gives travel a second thought. But back in medieval times, most people never left the small area of land where they were born. In fact, nearly all stayed within 20 miles of their home for their entire life.
Any successful modern business person will tell you that a company’s employees are its greatest resource. Back in medieval days, it wasn’t any different. Well okay, it was a lot different because employees were called serfs and they weren’t paid. And didn’t have medical care. Or time off. But that doesn’t mean they weren’t important.