Kenyan in and around Cape Town

Cape of Good Hope


Cape of Good Hope/ Cape of Storms,
South Africa

When following the western side of the African coastline from the equator,the Cape of Good Hope marks the point where a ship begins to travel more eastward than southward. Thus the first modern rounding of the cape in 1488 by Portuguese explorer Bartolomeu Dias was a milestone in the attempts by the Portuguese to establish direct trade relations with the Far East

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