round the world records
Round the world records are quite an impressive thing and there are a lot of difrent routes done but they all count as a record!
First ampibious car to travel round the world
The first ampibious car to travel around the world was a modified jeep the trip started on the 24th of july 1950 and they arived back home on the 8th of may 1958.
link to a website about it . http://www.britishpathe.com/record.php?id=39768
The first circumnavigation.
Ferdinand Magelan set off on a voyage around the the world whith five ships in spain on he 20th september 1519. Only the ship vittoria came back, and Ferdinand died on the journey and only 17 members of crew came back!
To the right is his route.
First english circumnavigation
Fransis Drake went right round the world in the golden hind ariving back home at 1580.