The 3 Explorers

Jesus Lira

Christopher Columbus

He was Inspired By Marco Polo. The King Of Portugal Financed His trip. He made his First Voyage in 1476. The First Settlement he made was Destroyed. He set sail with 3 Ships.

Vasco Da Gama

He Travled to India, With About 200 men. He First set sail in 1497. He Traveled a total of 24,000 Miles and lost 50 men during the Voyage


He Studied Mapmaking. He was Financed by Spain During one of his Voyages. He was Killed in battle in 1521.