Motivation for his journey
Christopher went exploring to find treasure , which falls under the category of gold and glory. He wanted to bring honor and riches to his country and in return becomes famous. The money he received for the journey came from the government of Spain and from their citizens, they agreed to pay because they wanted Christopher to find gold.
Map of his voyage
Christopher left from Spain to find Asia. He sailed across the Atlantic ocean. The dates he explored on his first journey was September 6, 1492 - October 12th 1492 He led three ships with him on this journey.
What did he accomplish?
On his journey , he discovered the new land called America ; he then found treasure there. In result his trip was a success and when he returned home he was honored.