Thinking of all the places I want to explore when the world re-opens…like the Rock Of Gibraltar! Have you been? Let me know and here’s to a healthier 2021 for the world!
Climbing The “Pillars Of Hercules!”
Whenever people ask me “where do you want to go next?”, I end up rattling off a half dozen of my “must see” places. But, reading a book recently, I now must add the “Pillars Of Hercules” to the list!
The Rock of Gibraltar, also known as “The Rock”, is a monolithic limestone promontory located in the British overseas territory of Gibraltar, near the southwestern tip of Europe on the Iberian Peninsula, rising 1,398 ft above the Mediterranean.
I decided to do some more research to find out what makes this rock unique – and there is a lot to share!
First of all, I had no idea that most of the Rock’s upper area is a nature reserve, home to around 300 Barbary macaques.
Yes, the rock has Monkeys!
As you can see behind the Monkey, the Rock of Gibraltar technically sits in a…
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