From the “Hidden Festivals and Histories of the Costa del Sol” series.
The village of Yunquera jumps back in the time to remember events that took place during the War of Independence of beginnings nineteenth century.
General Ballesteros with his soldiers will take our Watchtower to fight with the Napoleon´s army. For that reason, people of the village prepare everything to revive during three days some of the most important acts what took place during those days. A village, costumes, taverns, markets… and a staging that will made you feel and revive everything that happened.
WHERE : Yunquera, Málaga, Spain
WHEN : 6,7,8th June 2014
http://www.inlandproperties.info/town-information/Malaga-province/YUNQUERA-property-and-history.html http://www.yunquera.es/turismo/index.php/en/traditional-celebrations/92-yunquera-guerrillera http://teodororeding.es/2011/09/20/bicentenario-de-la-defensa-y-toma-de-yunquera-1811-2011/