Politics is nothing. We are free only on the ocean. ~ Renato Beluche
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Seafaring Sunday: A Virginal Strait
October 21, 1520: Ferdinand Magellan's ships come upon a wide strait between South America and Tierra del Fuego. He names it the Strait of Eleven Thousand Virgins. It is now known as the Strait of Magellan.
Header: An anonymous portrait of Ferdinand Magellan via Wikipedia