It’s not every day that you know you may have saved lives. I have a healthy respect for the sea. It’s an unpredictable animal. I have nearly drowned myself a few times.
Volunteers, operating from the Marina del Este beach, have carried out a third clean-up dive of the seabed in La Herradura bay.
The Almuñécar Town Hall is seeking permission from the Junta de Andalucia to sink wooden boats in La Herradura Bay as diving attractions.
La Herradura is holding a naval exhibition as part of the 451st commemoration of the 1562 shipwreck disaster in the bay. Twenty-five galleys were sunk by a storm with around 5,000 lives lost.
The final day of the 450th anniversary commemorations held in La Herradura ended with a solemn act in homage to the 5,000 victims of this maritime disaster.