Following Columbus: The team trying to rewrite the explorer's route

BBC UK article from August 2016 - Gemma Handy

Man on a catamaran Bahamas blue ocean
Josiah Marvel aboard SV/ Destiny II

Captain Dave and Destiny II is part of the mission to show Columbus' true route to the Americas. Read the full article from BBC UK Gemma Handy here.


More than 500 years after Christopher Columbus made his first fateful landfall in the New World, modern day adventurers from Turks and Caicos are retracing his route on a quest to rewrite history.

Men on a catamaran at sea
From left: Captain Dave Calvert, historian Josiah Marvel and expedition leader Tim Ainley.

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