Silk route was a trade route between china and other Mediterranean countries .
In 1877 it was named ''silk route'' after a German geographer.
the road is not only was a trade route for trading of many items, but also a splendid cultural bridge.
Silk Road is an historically important international trade route between China and Mediterranean.

The Silk Road, or Silk Route, is a series of trade and cultural transmission routes that were central to cultural interaction through regions of the Asian continent connecting the West and East by linking traders, merchants, pilgrims, monks, soldiers, nomads and urban dwellers from China to the Mediterranean Sea during various periods of time.