Christopher Columbus – Part 2

In August of 1492, Christopher Columbus set out on what would be the most important voyage of discovery in the history of the world. Columbus' voyage would be the first of four to the New World. Part 2 of our series, covers the events surrounding Columbus' historic voyage - a voyage that will alter the … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 2

Christopher Columbus – Part 1

This is the first part in our series on one of the most famous explorers in history - Genoese mariner Christopher Columbus. In this first part, we examine Columbus' early life, and then his attempts to find a backer for his scheme to sail west - into the unknown - as a way to reach … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 1