Today, 400 years ago the myth of Cape Horn was born: we tell you the story

It was January 29, 1616, only 400 years ago, when two Dutchmen, Jakob Le Maire and Willem Schouten (above in a print of the time), first rounded Cape Horn, the world’s most feared and dangerous passage. Supported by merchants from …

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