Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
No Person in this world is same.Every person is different from everyone,their thoughts,their interest,their passion,their jobs,their character..all these differ from person to person.In that case there are many people who had interest in travelling,passion of adventuring..They decide to Explore Unknown.
Travelling is the Best way to broaden one’s knowledge about the world
Here is a List of 7 famous explorer’s who risked their lives to make their contribution for the sake of mankind.
Place : Italy
Period : 1451-1506
Famous for : Discovery and colonization of America
His 1st journey was in 492 to the Bahamas.He crossed he atlantic ocean several times and established trade lines between Europe and America.Columbus was actually aiming for the East India and insisted until the end of his life that he landed in Asia.
Place : Ohio
Period : 1930-2012
Famous for : First man to walk on the moon
In 1969 at 10:56PM Neil Armstrong become the first man to step foot on the moon.His famous saying
That’s one small step for a man ,one gaint leap for Mankind
Place : Portuguese
Period : 1460-1524
Famous for :Voyage to India
He was the first European to reach India by sea.The Portuguese explorer has crossed Atlantic and Indian ocean to reach Calicut,kerala(East).He was also the first man to sail across the cape of good hope .This was one of the most significant event in the Imperial History
Place : Venice,Italy
Period : 1254-1324
Famous for : Exploring Asia
He is one Pioneer of Explorers an inspiration for many other Explorers.He led his mission into the major areas of India,China and Japan.The path he took is now known as Silk Route
Place : Portugal
Period : 1480-1521
Famous for : The first Journey to go around the world
Megellan was the first man to set off on a journey to go around the world and find sea route that would help other to explore the planet as well.The water way he did this is named as the Straight of Megellan
Period : 1728-1779
Famous For : Discovery of Hawaiian Islands
On his Voyage he discovered Australia circumnavigated Newzealand and Hawaii.He had an Extensive travel,he visited all 7 continents crossed both the poles and sailed all oceans
Place : Newzealand
Period : 1919-2008
Famous For : Being first to reach the summit of Mount Everest
Edmund Hilary and his friend Tenzing Nargay were the first known climbers ever to make it to the peak of Mount Everest in 1953.He also reached both North pole and South pole.He later found Himalayan trust to help Sherpa people of Nepal
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