In 1492 Christopher Columbus found a faster and safer way to travel to Asia.
In 1519 Pineda set out from Jamaica to map the Texas coast of the Gulf of Mexico.
Cortes was sent to present day Mexico by the governor of Cuba in 1519 the Aztecs view them as gods because of there amour
In 1526 Cabeza de Vaca was exploring Florida as a member as a Narvaez expedition and got in a hurricane and the men were ship wreck the Karankawas have them food and shelter but they thought they were treated as slaves
Fray Marcos de Niza thought he found the city of gold more than 1000 men went to seach it but it was just a adobe village
In 1687 La Salle arrived at Matagorda Bay in Texas