The Travels of Friar Odoric

Friar Odoric was a 14th century traveler. Born in Italy between 1265 and 1285, he left on his voyage to the Far East from Venice between 1315 and 1318 about 20 years after Marco Polo returned from his Far East journey. The colored dots represent locations that Odoric...

Welcome to Mapping Adventure

Welcome to a new project. MappingAdventure is a site about books and maps. Place plays an important role in every story. It sets a mood, it links the story in time and it offers us a chance to learn more about the world around us. Over the coming months,...