The Juan Sebastián Elcano is a training ship for the Royal Spanish Navy. She is a four-masted topsail, steel-hulled schooner. At 113 metres (370 feet) long, she is the third-largest Tall Ship in the world. She is named after Spanish explorer Juan Sebastián Elcano, captain of Ferdinand Magellan's last exploratory fleet. The ship also carries the de Elcano coat of arms, which was granted to the family by Emperor Charles I following Elcano's return in 1522 from Magellan's global expedition. The…

The Juan Sebastián Elcano is a training ship for the Royal Spanish Navy. She is a four-masted topsail, steel-hulled schooner. At 113 metres (370 feet) long, she is the third-largest Tall Ship in the world. She is named after Spanish explorer Juan Sebastián Elcano, captain of Ferdinand Magellan's last exploratory fleet. The ship also carries the de Elcano coat of arms, which was granted to the family by Emperor Charles I following Elcano's return in 1522 from Magellan's global expedition. The…

As everyone knows, Christopher Columbus had three ships on his first voyage, the Niáa, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria.

As everyone knows, Christopher Columbus had three ships on his first voyage, the Niáa, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria.

As everyone knows, Christopher Columbus had three ships on his first voyage, the Niáa, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria.

As everyone knows, Christopher Columbus had three ships on his first voyage, the Niáa, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria.

The Santa Ana was built at El Ferrol, Spain in 1784.  She was a prototype of a series of 8 ships and carried 112 guns.

The Santa Ana was built at El Ferrol, Spain in 1784. She was a prototype of a series of 8 ships and carried 112 guns.

The San Felipe Launched in 1690, was one of the most beautiful Spanish ships of its era. She was led the Spanish Armada.

The San Felipe Launched in 1690, was one of the most beautiful Spanish ships of its era. She was led the Spanish Armada.

The San Felipe Launched in 1690, was one of the most beautiful Spanish ships of its era. She was led the Spanish Armada.

The San Felipe Launched in 1690, was one of the most beautiful Spanish ships of its era. She was led the Spanish Armada.

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