Cafe Marco Polo


In the famous Piazza San Marco, Venice you will find Caffè Florian, the oldest coffee shop in the world–dating back to 1720.

Marco Polo Mosaic_from Palazzo Tursi Salviati WC



Nearby, you can visualize our Cafe Marco Polo and retrace the footsteps of Marco Polo (1245-1324) , the Venetian merchant explorer who traveled to China where he stayed in the court of the Emperor Kublai Khan..

Here in our ‘virtual cafe’ you will  discover fascinating aspects about the countries and cultures along the Silk Road as well as the top tourist attractions for kids in the region.




Follow us on the Silk Route

(Credit: SY, CCA 4.0)
(Credit: SY, CCA 4.0)