With more than eighteen local sports associations officially recognised by respective International Governing Bodies, sport plays a major role on The Rock. There are, at the moment, over eighteen Gibraltar Sports Associations that have gained official recognition from their respective
Gibraltar is a duty-free shopper’s heaven and still continues to offer duty free goods despite changes elsewhere in Europe.
Surrounded by the merging waters of the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean, Gibraltar is a top offshore fishing spot. Among the wide variety of fish around the seas of Gibraltar the Atlantic or Giant Bluefin Tuna must be one of the most prized fish to catch in the surrounding Gibraltar waters.
Gibraltar’s vibrant nightlife offers all on The Rock a diverse range of activities including clubs, bars, restaurants, live music and a modern casino. Bars & restaurants in Gibraltar get busy just after office hours. Casemates Square and the nearby streets, or any of the three Marinas
Only a stone’s throw away from The Rock, golfers have a wide selection of golf courses to choose from, some of which have been named the finest in Europe. Although Gibraltar does not offer the space to house a proper Golf course, the rock is conveniently situated near to the Costa del
Gibraltar’s underwater world, with its many wrecks, is considered by many divers to be one of the most magnificent areas available to explore today. Gibraltar, known as one of the mythical Pillars of Hercules, has some of the best diving in the whole Mediterranean. ‘The Rock’
Gibraltar hosts many well known local and international competitions annually in a range of activities and disciplines including sports, dance, music and arts. Chess The 2012 Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival is set to take place from 23rd January to 2nd February 2012 at the
As the Strait of Gibraltar is the narrowest crossing point for birds migrating to and from Europe and Africa, the Rock offers unrivalled bird watching opportunities. Gibraltar also has its permanent residents such as the Barbary Partridge, which originally was only to be found in North
Gibraltar caters well for the holiday bather offering a variety of beaches to relax and enjoy the sun. All together a variety of 6 official bathing sites are part and parcel of the entertainment that Gibraltar offers the overnight visitor. Very close to your hotel accommodation The