What Routes Did Amerigo Vespucci Take?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 26, 2020 4:49:29 PM ET

Portuguese explorer Amerigo Vespucci went from the coast of Guyana to the Amazon River and, on his second voyage, south from Brazil. His other routes are unverified due to conflicting accounts. During his travels, he discovered portions of South America and islands in the Caribbean Sea.