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...
Feb 27, 2013 ... The travels of Marco Polo from Venice to Asia opened up a whole new world to
Europeans. The story of his journey influenced mapmakers and ...
Marco Polo (1254-1324), is probably the most famous Westerner traveled on the
..... But the really important business of Kublai empire was carried by non-stop ...
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 ...
Mar 12, 2013 ... Discover fascinating facts about the life of Marco Polo and his legendary travels
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Marco Polo was an explorer who traveled from Europe to China and back. ...
They were wealthy and he learned many important things like foreign currency
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facts and ... They were given important positions at his court. Marco Polo studied
Marco Polo was an explorer and merchant from Venice. He was hosted ...
Niccolo and Maffeo were granted important positions in the leader's Court. Marco
, too ...
It is very important as he brought the print culture from the east to the west. from
china to Italy and then the whole of Europe.