Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

  • Sacred Heart Church
    Sacred Heart Church
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    Sacred Heart Church
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    Our Lady of Lourdes grotto
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Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

  • The Rock

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    On the second day when I’m was in Gibraltar I had taken a walk to a more residential area and when I looked upwards at the Rock I’m was surprised to see all the gun emplacements were visible. You will always see the Rock of Gibraltar green and covered by shrubs and trees and plenty of flora and wild flowers and that's its because the Rock it has a...

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  • Tours - Land / Sea

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    You must go down to the marina & do a dolphin trip,it's about two hours long & well worth it.There a three types of dolphin in the bay,the common,bottlenose & striped. I went on the sub trip & saw around 100 dolphins!It was amazing.There's more chance of not seeing any than there is. Also you get to see the view of Gibraltar from the bay of...

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  • A View at the Top

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    A couple of years ago me and my friend Mike went up the Rock in the cable car and then walked southwards down the uppermost road. Partway along we branched off onto a path that wound its way along the almost sheer knife edge at the top. Along the way we came to an old Battery and you could go in one side and come out on the other side of Gibraltar,...

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  • Forts / Batteries / Castles

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    If you ever wondered about the structures between the Mosque and Jew’s Gate, these are old military structures which are mostly abandoned. Some of them have been already restored for new purposes, for example as a conference center. Other parts remain in use for the local government. The base includes former West Battery which was in use during...

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  • Statues / Monuments / Museums

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    Walking around and exploring this charming little city is the best way to become familiar with your surroundings and really get to know the history! Not off the path...this is the path! What you see as you cross the runway onto Gibraltar!

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  • Barbary Apes

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    Off the beaten path, will certainly not take long, especially in Gibraltar, all you have to do is head up. The barbary apes live on the slopes of Gibraltar and the bins behind the restaurants. Anyone travelling to Gib. must see them, but remember if you have sweets, hide them or you'll find yourself backed into a corner with your hands up, these...

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  • Europa Point

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    Well theres the lighthouse to see & the crashing waves against the cliffs.If you are lucky you can see Africa from here on a good day. Also there is a shrine to Our lady of Europa in this area..which if you are religious might be worth visiting.There are signs but it is near to houses & school. You must note though it's pretty windy sometimes at...

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  • Caves / Tunnels

    Gibraltar Off The Beaten Path

    The World War II Caves. Most tourists visit the Seige Tunnels and St Michaels Cave duing their stay in Gib, but enquire at the Rock Hotel with regard to seeing more of the tunnels. There are a select few who offer tours within other parts of the tunnels built during the first and second World wars. These tunnels include generators in amazing...

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