@A_Hamster 780 AD Spoiler : You have enough troops - you don't need that archer in Lalibela You're now working some unimproved tiles (though you do seem to have more or less enough workers for your city count). That's something on which to focus. Danelius90 gave good advice already. Right now, I'd consider building wealth in some cities and pumping the slider up. You can easily get CoL down to 4 turns, from the current 18, and courthouses would be a huge boon to you.