In the 19th century Phylloxera came to Spain, and to the village of Guaro, devastating a wine growing tradition, from which the community never recovered. Although famed for its almond groves. Guaro suffered significant changes follwing the impact Phylloxera – a drama captured in a new festival this weekend in the village – El Tesoro de Guaro.
(Photograh by josé miguel sepúlveda from his report in the online version of La Opinion – all rights reserved by josé miguel sepúlveda – http://www.laopiniondemalaga.es/municipios/2014/06/29/guaro-busca-tesoro-historico/688417.html )
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