The spectacular Alameda Botanic Gardens were first opened to the public in 1816 and is a tribute to the Lieutenant-Governor of the time, Sir George Don. There are a number of commemorative plaques, busts and cannons on view throughout the gardens. Most of these commemorations date back to the 19th Century. However the highlight of these gardens for most visitors is the … [Read more...] about The Alameda Botanic Gardens – Gibraltar
Where is the best place to go for Gibraltar bars and restaurants? by John Hi, We are going to visit Gibraltar soon and will be staying at the Eliott Hotel. We were just wondering where the best places are to eat or just to go for an evening drink? Comments for Where is the best place to go for Gibraltar bars and restaurants? Apr 07, 2012 enter smiling leave … [Read more...] about Where is the best place to go for Gibraltar bars and restaurants?
There might not be miles of coastline but the Gibraltar beaches have great variety in terms of character and location which gives each beach something to offer. Although small in size Gibraltar is able to offer something for everyone when it comes to beaches. Starting on the east side Sandy Bay is located at the southern end of the Mediterranean side of the rock. Now a … [Read more...] about Gibraltar Beaches
Visitors to Gibraltar regularly make use of the Gibraltar hotels. As you can imagine, with a surface area of roughly 3 square miles, there are not many hotels to choose from. With the country being such a popular tourist destination, finding a place at short notice in one of the Gibraltar hotels can be rather difficult. Everyone loves the relaxed lifestyle, warm weather and … [Read more...] about Gibraltar Hotels
After my first sailing experience last week I can see why Gibraltar sailing holidays are so popular! We were lucky enough to see dolphins on our trip and I will definitely be going sailing around the straits of Gibraltar again. There are not many better ways to spend your time than being out on the water listening to the wind in the sails. With over 300 days of sunshine … [Read more...] about Gibraltar sailing holidays are becoming increasingly popular