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hello to all... aMálaga's history spans about 2,800 years, making it one of the oldest cities in the world. It was founded by the Phoenicians as Malaka about 770 BC, and from the 6th century BC was under the hegemony of Ancient Carthage. Then, from 218 BC, it was ruled by the Roman Republic and later the Roman Empire as Malaca (Latin). After the fall of the empire and the end of Visigothic rule, it was under Islamic rule as Mālaqah (مالقة) for 800 years, but in 1487, the Crown of Castille regained control after the Reconquista. The archaeological remains and monuments from the Phoenician, Roman, Arabic and Christian eras make the historic center of the city an "open museum", displaying its history of more than 3,000 years.

This important cultural infrastructure and the artistic heritage have culminated in the nomination of Málaga as a candidate for the 2016 European Capital of Culture.ll...

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  • Copyright: dale rys (dale54) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 832 W: 0 N: 922] (11043)
  • Genre: Gens
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2016-11-17
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposition: 1/333 secondes
  • Versions: version originale
  • Date Submitted: 2016-12-06 11:27
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