The beginning of a history of 6000 years
In the valley, 2 miles away from Salobreña we get to Lobres.
First remains from the Salobreña history have been found near Lobres district. Several archeological sites from Neolithic, Copper and Bronze Ages confirm a human occupation on the slopes of the hills, probably close to the shores of the sea, around 6000 years ago.
The location of a small pottery production place could be confirm with the presence of many amphorae fragments found in the center of the urban area.
Phoenicians, Romans, Arabs, and Christians have witness the good quality of this land for agricultural productions, next to the river.
Walk along the streets and countryside paths. This peaceful and tranquil village offer us the hospitality freely.
Do not miss the Candelaria Festivities with day processions (February), or St Antonio Feasts (June), where locals and foreigners come together for a great amusement day.
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