caboto and magellan
by kelleis govan
Both Magellan and caboto were explorers who visited new areas on the earth. Caboto landed in Canada, while Magellan found the pacific Ocean.They both sailed to the Americas for their country. Caboto sailed for England and Magellan explored for Portugal. Caboto sailed to find a rout to Asia. In 1497 Caboto landed in Newfoundland,in Canada.When he returned to England, he said he'd found China. Magellan wanted to sail all the way around the globe. He left with five ships and 250 sailors. He was killed in a battle in the philippines but his boats finished the journey.