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Gibraltar Sightseeing and Attractions

Jun 2nd, 2013 | By
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Sightseeing and Attractions of Gibraltar Gibraltar is an amazing co-mingling of past, present and future, and the list of things that  a visit to Gibraltar should take in is as long as your arm in

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Lighthouse At Europa Point

May 30th, 2013 | By
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Of the three attractions of Europa Point, the one which is most often visited and most frequently commented on, in fact one of the most well known of all the attractions of Gibraltar, the Trinity

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St Michael’s Cave

May 30th, 2013 | By
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St Michael’s Cave is a series, or network, of caves made of limestone, which are found on the Rock, or the Rock of Gibraltar. St Michaels Cave is located on what is called the Upper

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Southport Gates

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Southport Gates Gibraltar Among the most impressive of the fortifications of Gibraltar are the Southport Gates, still in evidence today, and still impressive by any standards and well worth spending some time to view. The

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St Andrew’s Church

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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St Andrews Church of Scotland Gibraltar St Andrew’s Church Gibraltar, the rough rocky peninsula, which remains an overseas territory of Britain, is located southwest of Spain at the northeastern pillar of Hercules that guard where

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Main Street

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Main Street Gibraltar seems, from an outsiders point of view, when one visits or views it as if to be Mardis Gras in New Orleans, or Disney World, or a bit of both rolled into

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Dolphin and Whale Spotting in Gibraltar

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Among all of the attractions of Gibraltar, which offers you something new every three feet, or so it seems, one that remains popular with those who visit Gibraltar is marine life. Whale Watching, or Dolphin

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The Great Tunnel In Catalan Bay Gibraltar

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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The Dudley Ward Tunnel, named after Sir Alfred Dudley Ward, runs through the Rock of Gibraltar, the south easterly aspects. The tunnel was named after Sir Ward for his governorship of Gibraltar which ran from

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Casemate Square

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Casemate Square is one of the two main areas people congregate in Gibraltar, currently for fun and entertainment, but that wasn’t always the case. It was under the control of Spain until the Treaty of

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Gibraltar Monkeys

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Gibraltar Monkeys – Barbary Macaques Your holiday in Gibraltar, or your relocation to the area of Gibraltar will bring you in contact with a few neighbors you may not know about. Unofficially called the National

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Upper Rock Nature Reserve

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Perched precariously about 1400 feet (420 m) above the sea lies one of the greatest areas for natural beauty in Europe, The Upper Rock Nature Reserve. Considered by visitors to Gibraltar to be the one

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The Mediterranean Steps

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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If hiking is something you love, your visit to Gibraltar can offer you that as well but not of course without risks. While one can hike most of the Upper Reserve, and do a walking

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Great Siege Tunnels

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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The Siege Tunnels of Gibraltar are something to be seen, and should be at the least peeked into with a view to what they mean to the history of the area. One of the great

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The 100 Tonne Gun

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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For the visitor to Gibraltar, no vacation in Gibraltar is going to be complete without the viewing of the 100 Tonne Gun. The late 1800’s saw four of these giants built by the naval authorities

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The Moorish Castle

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Throughout the entire history of Gibraltar, it seems that the Rock has been particularly significant to various people at varying times and that they were willing to go to great lengths to secure it throughout

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Ibrahim-al-Ibrahim Mosque

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Hailed as a great gift, the most southerly mosque in Europe, Ibrahim-al-Ibrahim Mosque, was in fact a gift to Gibraltar and its people, from the late King Fahd Al-Saud. Gibraltar was of course vastly influenced

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Our Lady of Europe

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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The Shrine of Our Lady of Europe Gibraltar When first the Iberian Peninsula was occupied, it had been invaded by the Moors, who came first, about 710 to check out the land and find out

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Europa Point

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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You’re apparently interested in visiting, or relocating to Gibraltar, or you’d not be here checking us out. To facilitate your visit to Gibraltar, there are a few places that stand out as areas that you

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Parson’s Lodge

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Parson’s lodge is perhaps the most strategically important place on Gibraltar because it covers the entrance to Rosia Bay. The Spanish discovered this as did the British when they strove with Spain to gain access

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Rosia Bay

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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Situated at the opposite end of the “Rock” from Spain, Rosia Bay is a historic area, where it was said that Nelsons body was brought after his death aboard the HMS Victory at the Battle

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Alameda Gardens

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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The Alameda Botanic Gardens The Rock of Gibraltar has a lengthy history that includes many long sieges, multiple conquests and a lengthy military culture, but more than this, it has a fascinating eco-system as well

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Trafalgar Cemetery

Mar 21st, 2013 | By
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The Trafalgar Cemetery, noted as an attraction for tourists to visit, was purportedly the cemetery in Gibraltar that was used to bury the dead for those who were killed in the battle of Trafalgar, however

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