European explorers

by christian mcelhaney

christopher columbus

christopher columbus was inspired by marco polo and his trip was financed because queen Isabela sold her jewelry, columbus was arrested because of the way he treated locals and spainiards and his first voyage in 1476.

vasco de gama

he sailed from lisbon to india in the year 1460 he traveled 24,000 miles starting with 170 sailers and ending up with 54.

Ferdinand Megellan

he studied cartography ad astronomy his first face of taste of travel was when he found himself in a battle with Dio, he acquired his financing from king charles V