The Caribbean Sea!

The Caribbean Sea!
This is our gorgeous, detailed, laser engraved and precision cut topographical Map of The Caribbean Sea and its surroundings.
This handmade, solid wood, English chestnut stained frame gives it the classic look.
Noted points of interest include the Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Haiti, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Venezuela, Cuba, Costa Rica and much, much more.
The Caribbean Sea was arelatively unknown body of water to Europe and Asia until 1492 when Christopher Columbus first sailed into Caribbean waters while trying to find a route to India. 
At the time the area of the Caribbean Sea and the Western Hemisphere in general was unknown to Europeans.
Despite being almost six times smaller than the smallest ocean, the Arctic Ocean, the Caribbean Sea is home to fourteen per cent of the world's reefs.
The Caribbean Sea is home to the second-largest barrier reef in the world, the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, and the largest reef system in the Northern Hemisphere.

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