This is no gold village this is made out of adobe bricks
I have missed the Mississippi River
He shipwrecked in Florida and the captain died and he became captain. He made rafts and let the water take them to Texas. They got caught up by the Karwankawas and was captured. Soon after that they let him go and he found "cities of gold"
Where am I
He came to check it out for himself but he found out that it is made out of adobe bricks
He was looking for the Mississippi river but he did not find the Mississippi river and his crew killed him.
He was trying to find a trade route to India but stumbled upon the "New World"
He was wanting to get gold glory and god for Spain. He conquered the Aztecs.
He created a map of the coast Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Texas. It might not be perfect but it was one of the first maps.