Which Famous Explorer Are You Most Like?

And what drives you to discover the next great frontier?

Johan Beornson The Ist
On Feb 25, 2019

Choose a frontier

Which artifact will you claim?

Would you be willing to conquer a new land to make a home for yourself?

Which piece of art calls to you?

Which of these fine establishments would you rather visit?

Choose your exploration attire

Which of these would you choose as your "Explorer Moniker"?

Choose the banner under which you would travel:

Choose your favorite fictional explorer

What is your purpose in exploration?

Ferdinand Magellan (c.1480-1521)

Ferdinand Magellan (c.1480-1521)

Famous for the first circumnavigation expedition across the planet, you are most like Magellan! Worldly, determined, and sometimes reckless, you have big ideas and big dreams that are second to none. Though you may sometimes struggle with finer details and intricacies, your ability to "see the bigger picture" is unrivaled. Your relentless drive to travel and see the world will long outlive life's unpleasantries!

Neil Armstrong (1930-2012)

Neil Armstrong (1930-2012)

The first man to walk on and explore Earth's moon, you are most like Neil Armstrong! In 1969, the whole world heard these words: “That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.” Fiercely intelligent and innately adventurous, your passion for uncharted territories is unrivaled and Space just so happens to be the final frontier (or so we think). You often look to the stars in wonder and are fascinated by what the future may hold for all of mankind.

Marco Polo (c.1254-1324)

Marco Polo (c.1254-1324)

One of history's most popular explorers, you are most like Marco Polo! Famous for exploring most of Asia, and being the first European to meet Kublai Khan. Your love of the orient, its customs, cultures, and people is a driving force within your life. Perhaps it's a personal connection to the familiar, or perhaps it's a passion for the unknown and the exotic. Whatever the case may be, your mark will surely be left upon this world!

Hernan Cortes (1485-1547)

Hernan Cortes (1485-1547)

Famous for both the good and bad of your expeditions, you are most like Hernan Cortez! Known for the fall of the Aztec empire, Spanish conquistador Hernan Cortes conquered and colonized parts of South America. Flippant with coin and aggressively passionate about achieving your goals, you will stop at nothing to achieve greatness through expansion. A natural born explorer, you are drawn to the ancient cultures of the Americas and all they can teach us about what it means to truly be human.

Sacagawea (c.1788-1812)

Sacagawea (c.1788-1812)

The driving force behind the Lewis and Clark Expedition, you are most like Native American Sacagawea! A guide and interpreter hailing from the Lemhi Shoshone tribe, your knowledge of your homeland is unrivaled and your passion for nature and its inhabitants unparalleled. Your connection to Mother Earth is an innate part of who you are. For you, the journey of one's "self" is perhaps the most important expedition one will ever embark upon.

Jacques Cousteau (1910-1997)

Jacques Cousteau (1910-1997)

Famous for his study and exploration of life under the sea, you are most like French Naval officer, filmmaker, and pioneer Jacques Yves Cousteau! A passionate individual whose heart is forever connected to the sea, your love of all things aquatic has defined your life and imagination for as long as you can remember. For you, the vast oceans of this planet are a fascinating frontier, filled with some of the most amazing creatures on the planet! Your soul belongs beneath the waves. After all, one only has to sink below the surface to be free!

Leif Ericson (c.970-1020)

Leif Ericson (c.970-1020)

The first Westerner to set foot on North American soil (no matter what Christopher Columbus would have you believe), you are most like the great Norse explorer, Leif Ericson! A fierce leader and a mighty presence, your deeds are worthy of Viking Legend! You may be stubborn and a bit much at times, but it's hard not to be when you're right most of the time, yes? Others look to you for strong leadership and an unbreakable sense of honor and loyalty. Assemble the right team of explorers and you are capable of the greatest of feats!