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...
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Marco Polo was an explorer and merchant from Venice. He was hosted by Kublai
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Oct 31, 2014 ... Marco Polo, (born c. 1254, Venice [Italy]—died January 8, 1324, Venice),
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Feb 27, 2013 ... The travels of Marco Polo from Venice to Asia opened up a whole new world to
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