Stage 1 - The New Xu Fu Voyage East Expedition

Donations Received to date

$40,493 of $180,000

The academic research has been completed and it justifies undertaking the first adventure stage of “Re-tracing Chinese visits to America pre-Columbus”; a rowing expedition from China to Japan where we story-tell “Xu Fu’s Voyage East” (徐福东渡) from 210BC. Our rowboat is already in China and ready to go! ETD 25 May 2024. Expected finish in Nobeoka, Miyazaki Prefecture, 30 June 2024. Please help us row it 1,300km by making a donation.

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  • Donations are not tax deductible as this project does not have charity status.
  • The “Retracing Chinese visits to America Pre-Columbus” project is managed through Beyond the Seas ApS, a legal entity incorporated in Denmark with Business License No. (CVR) 39611414.