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caravan
a company of travelers on a journey through desert or hostile regions; also : a train of pack animals
stirrup
either of a pair of small light frames or rings for receiving the foot of a rider that are attached by a strap to a saddle and used to aid in mounting and as a support while riding
lanteen sail
loops that hang from both sides of a saddle
pilgrims
one who travels to a shrine or holy place as a devotee, a traveler for holy purposes
Xuanzang
Chinese pilgrim who traveled 5,000 miles to India
Ptolemy
a great geographer and map-maker of the Roman Empire
Ahmed al-Faraghani
led a team of scientists to accurately calculate the size of the Earth
Ibn Battuta
a traveler