Come Sail With John Cabot!
''A European Explorer ''
I made a voyage in 1497 on the ship Matthew and claimed land in Asia
for King Henry VII of England.
The Route I Took For My 1497 Voyage
This land did not have the riches I had read about. This land was a total wilderness. Even though I didn't find the riches I hoped to find, I claimed parts of Asia for England.