Tags » Spain » Page 2

LEAVING SPAIN

August 3 in history:

In 14-hundred and 92, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. It was on August 3rd that year, when Christopher Columbus left a Spanish port on his mission to reach Asia by crossing the Atlantic Ocean. 81 more words

Today In History

Blogging 101: Intro to the World

I have been blogging for a while now, since the middle of 2011, but figure there are always some things to learn so I joined a free online course, Blogging 101. 331 more words

Travel

Today in World History: August 3rd

The voyage of the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria began on this day in 1492, in Spain. Under the command of Christopher Columbus, the expedition was intended to find a shorter way to India and Eastern Asia, reducing travel time and therefore increasing trade. 74 more words

Europe

Triathlon: Spain and United States Win Olympic Test Event

Spain and the United States both won gold at the 2015 Triathlon World Olympic Qualification Event. The event also doubled as a test event for Brazil to make sure everything is running smoothly before the Olympics. 379 more words

6.30.2015: Making up Ghost Stories

Outside of Santiago, they round up the horses, the ones that live wild in the mist amongst the ancient burial mounds, every year to cut their hair. 22 more words

Spain