Geographical Society of Philadelphia

Summer of 2020: Marco Polo Explores Tibet, Yunnan, and the Great Cities of the Persian Gulf

Sheikh Abu Zayed Mosque

Coming up the Summer of 2020, travel with Marco Polo to some of the world’s most modern cities, Dubai and Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, Doha in Qatar and Muskat in Oman.

See the cultural and geographic highlights of Tibet, known as the “Roof of the World.”

Travel through China’s vast southern province of Yunnan.

Cities of the Persian Gulf presented by Tom Tauber, Tibet by Lucille Piling, and Yunnan by Paula Roberts.