A display at the Ibn Battuta Mall in Dubai purports to compare the size of ships used by Zheng He and by Christopher Columbus.(Zheng He - the Chinese Muslim Admiral ) give a clear idea of the relative size of these two ships. Columbus's ship St. Maria was only 85 feet long whilst Zheng He's flag ship was an astonishing 400 feet.

Ferdinand of Aragon (1452-1516) and Isabella of Castile (1451-1504), a reliquary in the Royal Chapel, Capilla Real. Parents of Catherine of Aragon, first wife of Henry VIII.

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You can Never Cross the Ocean Unless you have the Courage to Lose Sight of the Shore Christopher Columbus quote Vinyl Wall Decal. You can Never Cross the Ocean Unless you have the Courage to Lose Sight of the Shore Christopher Columbus quote with Tall Ship graphic, wall art decal approximately 38"w x 10"h (100cm x 25cm). ★★★ This order is for the vinyl wall decal only. ★★★ Please CHOOSE you vinyl color from the pull-down menu (check the last picture for our 20 color options).★★★ Picture…

1893 - an ad for Singer's exhibit at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chigago. (The Columbian part refers to the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus coming to America)

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COCONet GPS stations CN13 and CN14 were installed in conjunction with the Bahamas Metrological Department. CN13 was installed on San Salvador Island, which is the original landing location of Christopher Columbus. It continues to be a popular dive location. CN14 is located on Great Inagua, a birders' paradise and the most southern island of the Bahamas chain. It is also home to Morton Salt, the main employer of the island. Pictured: Sunset at the finished site. CN13 on San Salvador Island…

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