Andrea Preti
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Se prendre un grand bol d'air  #sancy#auvergne
Le puy de Sancy, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne - there is a part here which is called "le paume" because standing there is like standing on the palm of God.
Alvernia - Puy de Côme, Orcines © ATOUT FRANCE/R-Cast
Le Puy-de-Dôme - Auvergne, France
Merchants used to use cargo ships for trade. Ships could hold up to 400 tons of goods, which means that merchants could make a large profit every trip that they made. Since only citizens could own land, being a merchant and traveling was a popular way of life. They traded across the ocean, and made large profits in Athens.
Crusader vessel - medieval cog
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Model of Fijian Double Canoe (Waga Drua), Fiji, ca. 1830, wood, cordage, bamboo
Zheng He (1371–1433), formerly romanized as Cheng Ho and also known as Ma Sanbao and Hajji Mahmud Shamsuddin, was a Muslim Hui-Chinese mariner, explorer, diplomat and fleet admiral, who commanded voyages to Southeast Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, Somalia and the Swahili coast, collectively referred to as the "Voyages of Zheng He" from 1405 to 1433.
jonque de L'amiral Zheng He