The Silk Road/Marco Polo

The Silk Road was a network of trade routes formally discovered during the Han Dynasty in China. The Silk Road connected regions of the ancient world in commerce. The Silk Road is very long . The road stretches about 4,600 miles long. It connects from eastern China and west to the Mediterranean. Marco Polo was a Venetian traveler are recorded in a book that introduced Europeans to China. Marco Polo relates to the Silk Road because he was on of the most famous people to travel this road.