Dias i would like you to wail out to sea and Find out find out if we can reach Asia by sailing around Africa
In 1487, King john II of Portugal ordered Dias to try to sail to the southern end of Africa. The king wanted to know if they could reach Asia by traveling around Africa.
Dias and his crew left the following morning to for their journey.
As he was sailing like the king commanded a storm blew up on his ship and pushed them further into sea. Dias and his crew did not see land for 13 Days.
Dias reached his Destination, he sailed all the way back to his king and his quest ended in the Summer of 1488. Dias had explained what he discovered and everything that happened.
The king had told the Villagers what Dias told them. Because of The storm it deterred fisherman to go and fish there, but with luck and skill Bartholomew Dias proved that there is a way to travel to Asia by crossing Africa
In 1500 Dias commanded an expedition led by another Portuguese explorer Pedro Álvares Baral. Cabral's expedition consisted on 13 ships.