Amphitheatre of Italica

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I thought the “first Roman city in Spain” was Tarragona. It’s location on the Mediterranean coast in the northeast of Iberia, is much closer to Rome both by land and by sea. It seems unlikely that the Romans would have traveled overland for such a distance to found their first city in what is now Andalucia.

Unless you recognize Catalonia as separate from Spain ;o)

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