Marco Polo and the Silk Road
Races: The reopening of the Silk Road helped spark the Renaissance. Chinese and Roman did business together about AD 1 to 200. A caravan route started in China and ended in the Mediterranean Sea. After that the Roman Empire and the Han Dynasty fell and the travelers were no longer protected by soldiers. Then the Mongols took over the Silk Road and was declined.
Italian Trade Cities
The Medici family was a family that had lots of wealth and wanted to make their city the best. Which was Florence they always had good and positive attitudes. Many of the cities tried to outdo the Medici's but they were the center of Italians art, literature, and cultures. They paid architects to fix the buildings and make it beautiful.
This was one of three monuments that represented how decorative they were
This was the Triumph of Fame one of there priceless piece of art
This was one of the banking systems that associated with the Medici Family
Rediscovering the Past
The Greek and Roman helped develop the renaissance by painting art. They described how people ( god or goddess) would be born and what they are. Artist and engineers built beautiful monuments or churches. That resemblances life back then and how each word or phrase in the Bible would be drawn and Jesus and the cross. It helped bring life to the people because of the art that was shown to them.