Ancient spain map. It was a period of political philosophical artistic and scientific achievements that formed a legacy with unparalleled influence on western civilization. Archaeologists at spains moli del salt site discovered what may be a 13800 year old map. Altamira is a paleolithic cave located in santillana del mar cantabria region in the north of spain and was declared world heritage site by the unesco in 1985. Credits from a classical atlas of ancient geography by alexander g.
The schist slab features seven semi circular etchings which experts believed to be huts. Thus if you click on the one below you will realise that it is interactive which means that you can zoom in and out and explore the entire province and coast of almeria. Map description historical map of ancient spain hispania scale in stadia olympica and milliaria romana. Ancient greek civilization the period following mycenaean civilization which ended about 1200 bce to the death of alexander the great in 323 bce.
Hspania was the roman name for the iberian peninsula and its provinces. Under the republic hispania was divided into two provinces. In malaga you should not miss a visit to the old town and the different monuments and ancient buildings located in that area if you need to buy a map the michelin map of andalucia has very good reviews. Read profiles of cultures across the continents including the africa americas europe asia oceania and the near east.
Explore the ancient world learn about the worlds great civilizations. As many people are looking for maps of spain we offer a guide to the maps that are available particularly for andalucia and southern spain.