What Italian explorer sought to find a sea route to Asia by sailing west?
No Italian explorer wanted to do this.
Christopher Columbus sailed west to find a sea route to INDIA.
By sailing the southern tip of africa
Australian explorer Ernest Giles sought an overland route from Alice Springs to Perth.
Which explorer found the west indies in the new world looking for an all water route to Asia by sailing west?
Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer and navigator. He was looking for a route to India to help facilitate easier trading. He discovered America.
I believe it was John Cabot
What Italian explorer offered proof the Columbus had in fact discovered a new world and not a new route to the Orient?
Vasco de Gama thank you very much. Vasco de Gama , A Portuguese explorer , made the first voyage from Europe to Asia.
A Portuguese explorer named Vasco Da Gama was the one who opened this sailing route. A link can be found below.
Giovanni da Verrazzano was an Italian explorer. For a route in the Pacific, he explored in the East Coast of North America.
The route a vessel navigates
Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) was an Italian explorer who sailed across the Atlantic Ocean in 1492, hoping to find a route to India
12 October 1492 : Columbus reaches the New World After sailing across the Atlantic Ocean, Italian explorer Christopher Columbus sights a Bahamian island, believing he has reached East Asia. His expedition went ashore the same day and claimed the land for Isabella and Ferdinand of Spain, who sponsored his attempt to find a western ocean route to China, India, and the fabled gold and spice islands of Asia .......................... After sailing across the Atlantic Ocean… Read More
The Northwest Passage. It IS there, it's just not a "direct" route -it is "circuitous".
West would work
east north east
It depends on which coast you are starting from.
The explorer that gave Portugal a direct sea route to India was Vasco des Gama. He was a very famous explorer.
Titanic was sailing west from Europe to the US. There is a "corner" where vessels make a slight turn to starboard but Smith delayed that to take a more southerly route to avoid ice.
The Mediterranean sea was a quick, cheap travel route (during sailing season, that is). It enabled both traders and troops to quickly get to their destinations.
Marco Polo was one Asian explorer.
the greatest advantage of the great circle sailing is that it can be gained by sailing along greatest circle route in high latitude in east and west direction
Titanic was sailing west in the Atlantic Ocean on a transatlantic route.
I guess that depends on which port you intend to disembark on.
Go East young man.
After hearing the false report that Columbus had found a sea route to Asia by sailing west across the Arlantic Ocean, John Cabot tried to find a more direct route by sailing farther to the northwest.
The Spanish Crown. Related Information: Magellan petitioned the King of Spain for permission and funds to explore the possibility of finding a new route (by sailing west) to the spice islands, The sought after route would be one that avoided the need to sail around the southern tip of Africa. The Spanish King, with some reservations, granted Magellan's requests.
To get more silks, spices, and wealth.
Left if left and right if right
The "Atlantic Trade" winds
The channel in a marina would be the entry/egress route to/from the sea or river.
He was trying to establish a trade route.
Why would sailing a ship take one route as it traveled from America to Europe and a different route on its return voyage?
it is related to the atlantic trade wind
(verb) The studio did not announce who would direct the new film. (verb) The supervisor had to direct his staff not to use their cellphones in the office. (adjective) Columbus sought a direct route to Asia instead of sailing around Africa. (adjective) The police could not get a direct answer from the suspect.
Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer and navigator. The purpose of his first voyage was find a shorter route to Asia, particularly India. Instead of finding Asia, he found the New World.
Vasco da Gama
none of you bidniss.
I had the same question on my homework, the answer is yes