Marco Polo was a Venetian merchant traveller whose travels are recorded in
Livres des merveilles du monde (Book of the Marvels of the World, also known as
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Polo was not the first European to travel to Asia. Marco Polo may ...
Jul 8, 2014 ... Marco Polo was an explorer and merchant from Venice. He was ... There is no
evidence outside his famous book that he traveled so far east.
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 ...
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, ...
Feb 23, 2016 ... Marco Polo traveling in a caravan, illustration from the Catalan Atlas (1375), .... A
famous story relates how Polo was asked on his deathbed to ...
Dec 10, 2014 ... Marco Polo was, of course, the world's most famous traveler. He was the author
of the first real travel book – written in about 1300 – in which he ...
Marco Polo was an Italian merchant and explorer, famous for introducing
Europeans to China and Central Asia. He inspired future travelers, including ...
Marco Polo was a Venetian explorer and merchant who traveled extensively in
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A well-known traveler and explorer, Marco Polo headed for China along the Silk
... The travels of Marco Polo dictated by him built a bridge between China and the
West. ... Famous Travelers · Ban Chao · Ban Yong and Fu Jiezi; Marco Polo ...