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Istán area guide: heavenly lakeside views

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There's an interesting back story to Istán. Its secluded location 15 kilometres inland from Marbella (sure, being a 20-minute drive from one of the world's most renowned tourist resorts hardly sounds 'secluded'), results from its Moorish origins. After the Christian Reconquista in the 15th century, all Moorish settlements along the coast were destroyed, yet those inland were allowed to remain, with Istán holding out for longer than any others.

As a result, it's an ancient village, and although Istán has lost all but a crumbling minaret tower as a root to its Moorish past, it remains a beguiling place, steeped in history and faintly overwhelming at every step. Then there's the scenery, the lifestyle, the seclusion and the laid-back atmosphere...yep, Istán is like no other village on the Costa del Sol.

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