Virgin of Anguish Brotherhood
Vera - Almería

For three and a half centuries the faithful of Vera have every Easter Friday yielded to the procession of the Virgin of Anguish. The great devotion to the image meant that in 1888 it was declared Patron of the locality.

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Jesus the Nazarene Brotherhood
Vera - Almería

Our Father Jesus the Nazarene bids farewell every year to a week of religious fervour and grand tradition in Vera. The Royal Arch Brotherhood is the oldest of the Easter Week congregations and has among its images that popularly known as “the child”, the final triumph of Christ before death.

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City Gate
Mojácar - Almería

A must-see, the access to the village was the Gateway to the City of Mojácar. Today it has become a tourist attraction, a reminder of the historic past which surrounded the town, but which for centuries served as the main entrance to the locality as a border and the place for paying taxes and duties.

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The Santa María Parish Church
Mojácar - Almería

The Santa María Parish Church represents a turning point between Muslim and Christian Mojácar. Probably built on the site of an old Arab mosque it served a dual purpose: religious and defensive fortification.

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Castle Viewing Point
Mojácar - Almería

The highest point of the locality is known as the Castle Viewing Point. This site became a guarantee of security since it allowed for the anticipation of any invader, especially when in the 14th and 15th centuries the number of incursions by pirates from North Africa multiplied.

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Mojácar Public Fountain
Mojácar - Almería

Fountain of life, social and commercial centre, the necessary meeting point throughout history. Its water spouts still serve today to supply Mojácar and neighbours from other municipalities, who don’t hesitate to travel many kilometres with their bottles and containers to stock up on its waters.

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