Ronda is a superb and well-known small city located in the hills an hour’s drive above the major coastal resort of Marbella. Puente Nuevo is a spectacular bridge over the 100m deep El Tajo gorge. Plaza de Toros is Ronda’s bullring, inaugurated in 1785. A museum is attached. Casa del Rey Moro is an 18th century mansion. There are great views from the gardens. The Façade of the Palacio del Marques de Salvatierra is worth viewing. Palacio de Mondragon dates back to 1314.