Ibn Battuta in Egypt in the 14th century. Photo: Getty Images Ibn Battuta in Egypt in the 14th century. Photo: Getty Images
Ibn Battuta in Egypt in the 14th century. Photo: Getty Images

Tales from Asia’s early travellers – suicidal slaves, drunk translators and decadent deaths

  • With contemporary tourism grounded, take a trip through some of history’s greatest Asian travel journals – Marco Polo’s excluded
  • Explore 1,300 years of trips through Asia with monks, explorers and writers from 14th century Morocco to 20th century Britain

Topic |   Asia travel
Ibn Battuta in Egypt in the 14th century. Photo: Getty Images Ibn Battuta in Egypt in the 14th century. Photo: Getty Images
Ibn Battuta in Egypt in the 14th century. Photo: Getty Images
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