Cabeza De Vaca

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Cabeza De Vaca's Trek

Cabeza De Vaca's trek took 8 years! He walked on foot the whole way from Spain to Galveston Island, Texas. He had to kill his horses for food, he also used the horses legs to hold water because he had no food nor water. When he got to Galveston Island,Texas, he went to Mexico City where hopefully someone could help Cabeza get home to Spain. Back then, Galveston Island, Texas was known as New Spain.

Cabezas Trek [time/years]

Cabezas trek first started in 1528 and ended in 1536. In time that took him exactly 70,080 hours! He only had a leather cloth to put on for clothes.