Ronda has its origin in the Roman Arunda. The Visigoths gave continuity until the arrival of the Muslims. Its location facilitated the defense of the city and put it in a strategic situation to dominate the steps and roads towards Lower Andalusia.
Marbella is located between Malaga and the Strait of Gibraltar. It is one of the most important tourist cities of the Costa del Sol and all of Spain. Although less known, the city also has a significant archaeological heritage, with several museums and scenic spaces.