Worlds oldest self portraint found in Almeria province

The worlds oldest self portrait, a cave painting some 23,000 years old, has been found in a cave in the north of Almería. The discovery was made in a cave called La Cueva del Ambrosio near Velez Blanco in 2008 by two archaeologists, Sergio Ripoll and Francisco Javier Muñoz, both professors at Madrid’s UNED university. But the discovery has only just been announced, in a scientific article published during the Congreso Internacional el Solutrense, dedicated Continue reading Worlds oldest self portraint found in Almeria province

Valdeserra school in Vera caught up in mortgage scandal with Vera townhall

One of the founders of Valdeserra private school in Vera, Ambrosio Cuevas, is in trouble after Vera council yesterday voted an emergency meeting to declare null two mortgage inscriptions he took out on the school with the “implicit” approval of the townhall. In short: Ambrosio Cuevas, a big mate of the crooked ex-mayor of El Ejido Juan Enciso, who is out on a bail of 100,000€ from jail whilst the prosecutors work out how much Continue reading Valdeserra school in Vera caught up in mortgage scandal with Vera townhall