Gibraltar

Crossing Windsor Bridge Upper Rock Nature Reserve Gibraltar
Crossing Windsor Bridge – Upper Rock Nature Reserve, Gibraltar.

In the spring of 2017 I was busy exploring as much of southern Spain as I could before heading off to China for another one year teaching contract. After some truly amazing Spanish adventures, I arrived in Gibraltar with comparatively low expectations. Somehow I’d built up an image of a crass, Eastenders-type community set in the sunshine.

Things to see and do in Gibraltar

But much to my delight I discovered a quaint, laid-back town channeling olde-worlde Britain with an inescapable sense of history and stunning nature. Check out my articles on:

Alameda Botanic Gardens

Gibraltar Nature Reserve 

The Mediterranean Steps

& my choice spots from all across Gibraltar.

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