Bartolomeu Dias


Portuguese Explorer

He was a Portuguese sea captain and explorer who's sailing route helped establish travel between Europe and Asia.

The Greatest Portuguese Explorer

He was an explorer who opened the sea route to Asia via the Atlantic and Indian oceans. He is usually considered to be the greatest of the Portuguese pioneers who explored the Atlantic during the 15th century.
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Cape of Good Hope

He is famous for being the first European to lead a 1487 voyage around the Cape of Good Hope on the Southern most tip of South Africa.
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