Who explored South America first?
South America was first explored by Christopher colombus. But Mr Americus mapped out America, and so i honour of him it is named America.
christopher Columbus & Amerigo vescupi
he was a naturalist that explored south America and was the first to say that Africa and South America were once one continent.
Coronado explored the SW of North America.
he explored eastern south America
He explored South America, North America, and he also explored the Caribbean Islands.
he never did he explored mexico not south america your thinking of pizarro
He explored South America
He explored South America
he explored South America
Those who explored North America were searching for the Northwest Passage. Many who explored South America sought gold and silver. A few who explored Central America were searching for a western passage to Asia.
From Europe, it was the Vikings who first explored North America, but the first permanent settlements were by English colonists. The Russians colonized Alaska and the northwestern coast of North America. The Polynesians are believed to have reached Central America and South America.
he explored the coast of south America
Amerigo Vespucci explored both North and South America. He made 4 voyages and he is credited with discovering both North and South America.
Amerigo Vespucci sailed to South America at the behest of King Manuel the 1st of Portugal sometime between 1499 and 1502. On his first voyage, he discovered that South America was a lot longer than originally thought.
South America, no one is really sure if he may have explored North America. For sure, it was South America.
Columbus' exploration of South America was limited. On his third voyage in 1498, from August 4 through August 12, he explored the Gulf of Paria which separates the island of Trinidad from Venezuela. He explored the mainland of South America, including the Orinco River.
It was settled and explored by the Spanish. They converted the Native Americans they found when they came with priests as they explored.
Christopher Columbus explored many regions. The present day areas that he explored are the Caribbbean Islands, Central America, Bahamas, Cuba, and South America.
he explored the amazon river,south America, and north America
Alonso de Ojeda ventured the northeast coast of South America. He was a Spanish conquistador.
The European lust for gold and treasure was the real reason that the Spanish explored and decimated South America.
He sailed to explore North America.
Explored eastern coast of South America
Spain, not england.
Magellan explored the Pacific Ocean through the Strait of Magellan, he explored the Spice Islands in Indonesia, he explored the Philippines where he died and some South America.
explored North and South America And was also the first European to reach the "New World".
Spain and Portugal qualify as such.
Amerigo Vespucci explored much of the northern coast of South America in 1499 and 1500, and possibly explored the eastern coast on a later expedition.
the south America, pacific ocean
North and South America
I think Antarctica.
The first settlers came to South Carolina in 1670 when it was first explored.
On his Third Voyage in 1498 Columbus first explored any mailand, this time that of South America. On his fourth voyage, begun on May 11, 1502, he explored the mainland of Central America which is on the North American continent.
Vasco Nunez de Balboa. He also explored Panama later in 1513
Ferdinand Magellan explored a route from Europe to Asia. He did this by sailing south of South America and then continuing west until he arrived in Asia. This voyage was the first circumnavigation of the globe.
He first landed in cuba and met the people there and then he found the continent of north america and explored it, so cuba?
the most unexplored reigon is your mom.
He explored and mapped the east coast of South America.
In 1499 he explored the coast of South America as an observer.
On his first voyage, he explored the tip of South America, in 1499. From there he traveled well beyond the mouth of the Amazon. On his second voyage, his ships followed the coast of South America to within about 400 miles of its southern tip.
I'm not sure but all i know is that he explored the east coast of South America between 1499 and 1502.
Two such explorers were Christopher Columbus and Hernán Cortés.
Roald Amundsen explored the South Pole, and that is how he became famous.
i think its spain. yeah...
They explored it and claimed the land.
North & South America
The first Europeans into the areas were Catholic and the soldiers had with them priests on the ships and when they explored. One of the goals was to convert people they found and conduct rites on the ships.
Well, he found America! He also mapped/explored the east coast of South America.