Spanish Exploration

  • Aug 3, 1492

    Columbus' First Voyage

    Columbus was hoping to find a shorter route to India so it'd be easier to trade. What he found was America. It's important because he inspired the rest of the world to venture to America.
  • Feb 18, 1519

    Cortez Voyage

    Cortez conqured Mexico and the Aztecs.It's important because he stood up against the Conquestadors.
  • Jul 31, 1519

    Pineda's Voyage

    He mapped over 800 miles of the Gulf Coast. It's important because he encouraged exploration.