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For today’s professionals, it is not uncommon to partake in the benefits of a nearby spa. Sometimes it is difficult to believe that thousands of years ago, the Romans indulged in the exact same luxury.
In 2006, the remnants of a Roman bath were found in the area formerly known as Alion. Originally, it formed part of the fourth largest city in the area, and has become a labour of love for Diego Ruiz, an archaeologist living in La Vila Joiosa, Alicante, who has spent the last four years excavating its ancient form. Continue reading