Did pirates really bury their treasure? Wouldn’t it be more fun to just spend the loot? Pirates probably didn’t really bury their treasure. Although some might have. This myth was popularized by fictional stories like “Treasure Island “. But that didn’t stop us from going on our own treasure hunt! We had to decipher clues around our school to find a treasure chest full of gold!
There are many stereotypes concerning pirates. Did you know that the most successful pirate ever was a Chinese girl? Her name was Zheng Yi Sao.
She was a chief of a massive pirate confederation in the early 19th century.
So, the wonderful world of pirates may not have been how we imagined it to be. Nevertheless, they are still cool!
Batten down the hatches! Ships Ahoy!!