Marco Polo

"Book of Ser Marco Polo"

  • Marco Polo wrote the "Book of Ser Marco Polo". The second part to it was called "Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian". This was published in 2010.

Famous Marco Polo Game

  • The famous pool game, Marco Polo was named after the explorer. They named the game after him because when he was out at sea he had no idea where he was going.

First Travel to China

  • Marco was 17 years old when he left for China with his father and his uncle. They met the Mongol Emperor Kublai Khan when they were there. They were traveling overland and that is now what we call today, the Silk Road.