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Family matters: what to consider when visiting Gibraltar as a family

A hugely popular holiday destination for families from far and wide, Gibraltar’s a place that boasts stunning natural beauty, some superb attractions and that irresistible warm Mediterranean sunshine. No wonder there’s such a high number of visitors to the tiny territory all-year round, what with such a fine selection of... Continue reading
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Duty-free retail therapy: Gibraltar’s essential Main Street stores

With its rich history dating all the way back to at least the 16th Century, Gibraltar’s Main Street oozes cultural resonance (apparently, references were once made to it when the territory’s famous Southport Gates – then known as ‘Africa Gate’ – were built in 1552). Nowadays, however, Main Street’s primary... Continue reading
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Exploring the History of Gibraltar

Gibraltar hasn’t always been a British territory. For hundreds of years it existed under Moorish rule, and after that was the battleground for various feuds between the British and the Spanish. Did you know that the Great Siege tunnels were created specifically to defend the rock of Gibraltar? Or that... Continue reading