An Adventerous Life
Where did he explore?
Bartolomeu traveled many places. He travel to sailed along the coast of Africa (1487 august). He discovered the "Cape of Needles" (1488). In 1498 Bartolomeu sailed to India. Also he sailed to the "Cape of Verde Islands", and in 1500 he sailed to Brazil.
Bartolomeu always traveled by boat.
Reasons for Exploration
- Bartolomeu Dias sailed to South America to find new land.
- Bartolomeu sailed to South Africa to find a new way to get to Asia to trade.
- all was paid for by the king of portugal
He changed the world by finding a new way from Europe to Asia