If you are looking to go somewhere like you have never been before, the Carolingian Empire in Europe was extremely unique in terms of its societal and cultural values. The social organization, religion, education, language and art of this time period and region was influential and considered a time of revival for education. The powerful leader for a lot of the Carolingian empire, Charlemagne, was tremendously influential and pushed for education and education of religion all thorough out France and Western Europe during this time. He was also a well-known patron of the arts, and the art of this time period was monumental. Carolingian Europe would be a wonderful place to visit if you were looking to discover an early medieval society that was heavily influenced by its religion, education, art, and ruler.
Antoine Verard, “Charlemagne and Pope Adrian I,” https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Antoine_V%C3%A9rard (Accessed November 28, 2017)