Giovanni Cabot (John Cabot)

Cabot Voyage

Country that represented Giovanni

Italy
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The time of Giovanni's exploration

1497

Reasoning of his voyage?

Giovanni liked to travel places so he could trade spices and silks, which doesn't sound very important to us now but it was very popular in that time period.

Challenges faced on this journey

He had a disagreement with his ship mates, they also ran out of supplies and got into a terrible storm which lead them to turn back around.

The risks Giovanni had taken

He had set sail with five ships to discover new land, on there way through the journey one of the ships had crashed dew to a storm.

Results of the exploration

Giovanni discovered new land and was praised by King Henry VII and was rewarded with riches.