As a teenager, Marco Polo traveled to China (then known as Cathay) with his father and uncle. The trio spent 20 years at the court of Kublai Khan -- this at a time when few Europeans had ever visited that country. Polo eventually returned to Venice and co...
The book soon spread throughout Europe in manuscript form, and became
known as The Travels of Marco Polo. It depicts the Polos' journeys throughout
Mar 12, 2013 ... Marco Polo is remembered thanks to a colorful and popular narrative about his
eastward voyage, known simply as “The Travels of Marco Polo.
Venetian merchant and adventurer Marco Polo traveled from Europe to Asia from
1271 to 1295. He wrote Il Milione, known in English as The Travels of Marco ...
Feb 27, 2013 ... Marco Polo was one of the first and most famous Europeans to travel to Asia
during the Middle Ages. He traveled farther than any of his ...
Marco Polo was one of the most important and famous explorers and writers from
Europe; however, the details of his early life and person life are hard to ...
A well-known traveler and explorer, Marco Polo headed for China along the Silk
Road in the Yuan Dynasty (1271–1368). The travels of Marco Polo dictated by ...
Marco Polo (1254-1324), is probably the most famous Westerner traveled on the
Silk Road. He excelled all the other travelers in his determination, his writing, ...
Marco Polo was an explorer who traveled from Europe to China and back. He
brought back ... He had three daughters. 1307, Marco becomes famous. When a
Marco Polo was born in Venice, Italy on September 15, 1254. His father and
uncle ... The route taken by the Polos became known as The Silk Road. Kublai