According to legend, Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León claimed Florida for Spain on April 8, 1513. When he set foot on the sandy shores of the Sunshine State, he was looking for the Fountain of Youth. Did he find it? Read on to find out!
Have you ever wondered…
- Can the Fountain of Youth make you younger?
- Who was Juan Ponce de León?
- Why do some believe the Fountain of Youth is located in Florida?
Did you know?
The Fountain of Youth possesses the power to restore the youth of anyone who drinks from or bathes in its waters… or at least that’s what legend would have you believe. Is there any truth to it? Nope!
But one thing’s for sure: For thousands of years, people have searched in vain for a way to recapture their glory days.
Friday, April 8, 2011
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