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Nerja cave discoverers reunited for 58th time

The boys pictured in 1959
The boys pictured in 1959 / Jose Padial / SUR
  • The boys came across the cave on 12 January 1959 while playing in the area

The group who discovered of the Nerja caves met at the historical site for the 58th annual reunion on 12 January. Francisco Navas, José Torres and brothers Miguel and Manuel Muñoz were accompanied by their wives, along with the widow and son of the fifth discoverer, José Luis Barbero, who died in 2007. The boys, all from Maro, came across the caves on 12 January 1959 while playing in the area.