Where did Columbus believe he had reached when he landed in the Caribbean sea?

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What Caribbean islands did Columbus land on?

He landed on (and named) San Salvador where he met the taino Indians. then after that he left to explore what he thought was japan, but what really was Cuba C. Columbus first

Where did Christopher Columbus believe he had landed?

Although the land that Christopher Columbus discovered and claimedfor Spain was actually part of the "New World", he believed thatthese new lands were part of southern and eas

Where did Columbus believe he landed?

He thought that he had landed in India because his original mission was to retrieve spices from India.That is why Native Americans are mistakenly called Indians.
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What did Columbus believe that he would reach Asia?

Christopher Columbus was a genoese navigator, who was involved with the idea of sailing westward to find India. His calculations was based on the best maps available, those of