Can we finally kill off the Walt Disney born in Mojacar myth?

I’ve been researching the beginnings of the Walt Disney was born in Mojacar myth for my column in the Costa Almeria News. It’s one of the great stories of Mojacar, that Walt Disney was the illegitimate son of a Mojaquero and a washerwoman. It has many variations, but the basic story is this: The woman, Isabel Zamora, fled local opprobation with her baby to live with family in Chicago, USA. Jose Guirao Zamora, as the Continue reading Can we finally kill off the Walt Disney born in Mojacar myth?

Murcia Paramount Theme park “great news” for Mojacar and region

Politicians and hoteliers in the Mojacar region are enthusiastic about the proposed new Paramount theme park that the film company and Region of Murcia have confirmed will be built soon in Murcia. Paramount has confirmed that it is planning to spend, together with the Region of Murcia and several other investors, around 2,000 million euros in developing a 60 ha theme park in Murcia. Although the exact location has yet to confirmed, it is expected Continue reading Murcia Paramount Theme park “great news” for Mojacar and region