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Cuevas De San Marcos, in the province of Cordoba , Information, history  and Property for Sale and Rent

description : The municipality of Cuevas de San Marcos is situated in the northern part of the Antequera region, bordering on the province of Cordoba.The town itself is 360 above sea level and is surrounded by the Sierra del Camorro mountains.

The higher areas of land here are rocky and bare, contrasting sharply with the olive groves that cover the lower valley.The most attractive area in the municipality is between the town and the Camorro de Cuevas Altas, especially the area around the Iznajar reservoir which h

History of Cuevas De San Marcos

history : Pre-historic remains found in the Belda cave tell us that the area has been populated for a long time, and was, in fact, an important enclave in Roman and Moorish times.Flint axes, lance points and other stone utensils in the interior of the cave give us some idea of what life was like for these people millions of years ago.

Also found here were fossilised human remains and an image in a place known as Las Cruces.At a later period the Iberians settled here, and were in contact with the Phoenicians on the coast from the 7th century B.C.

Belda was an important place during Roman times, to judge from pots and coins from the Lower Imperial period found in the area.There is also evidence of the Visigoth presence here, but it was not until the arriv

Things to visit in Cuevas De San Marcos

to visit : Church of San Marcos : The church of San Marcos is the only building of architectural importance in the town.It was built in the 17th century and reconstructed by Juan de la Reina in 1798 in the late baroque and neoclassical style of the period.

The interior has three naves covered in a barrel-vaulted ceiling.The fa

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