Salazar succeeded to the command, and reached the ladrone islands, but shortly after leaving there he died also.
Five days after this the ladrone islands were sighted and passed.
Dampier has described the Bread-fruit, which is among the productions of the ladrone islands.
On reaching the ladrone islands, the poor Macao passengers left the junk.
It was the 6th of March 1521 when he reached the ladrone islands.
Sometimes these canoes were used singly, but then they were fitted with outriggers like the flying Proa of the ladrone islands.
The ladrone islands were reached, and supplies of fresh vegetables, meats, and fruits were obtained.
A Proa is used by the natives of the ladrone islands, and is remarkable for its swiftness and sailing close to the wind.