In the late 800s, they began to travel the North Atlantic Ocean, in search of riches, and new lands
Vikings migrate from Iceland to Greenland.
Vikings abandon North American colony
Christopher Columbus landed on an island he thaught was near China.
John Cabot reached North America.
The king of France sent an italian explorer named Giovanni Da Verrazano to North America to find a passage to Asia.
spanish establish the first european settlement near the present -day border between Georgia and South Carolina,and San Miguel de Gualdape.
Sam Miguel De Gualdape settlement is abandoned.
A french explorer named Jacquer Cartier reached North America.
Hernado de Soto reaches Florada and explores present-day southern United States.
Coronado begins expedition to present-day southwestern United States.
Spanish establish first successful settlement in ST. Augustina Florida.