a way to get to the spice islands or the indies
European traders benefited the most from the spice trade but India also received goods from European countries in return.
to find a new route for the spice trade
To find a quicker more easy way to the Indies...Spice Islands
the establishment of European empires
The establishment of European empires
The Spice Girls are from England.
East Indies or Dutch East Indies. Also called the Spice Islands though this mainly referred to Ambon and the Mollucas islands in this area
spice, gospel and technology
The most important spice during the Middle Ages was black pepper. It was a very valuable commodity in the European spice trade.