Cádiz is often regarded as the most ancient continuously occupied city still standing in Western Europe.
Almeria, known to the Muslims as 'The Mirror of the Sea' was the largest and most prosperous port in al-Andalus. The city was officially founded in 955 AD.
The history of Andalucia from 1.4mya to the 19th century British involvement in mining. From the earliest European to the Phoenicians, Romans and Muslim occupation of al-Andalus.
Nearly 20% of the territory of Andalucia lies in a protected area, roughly 30% of the protected territory of Spain. Mountains, valleys, beaches, deserts and plains, all waiting to be explored.