Overview of Gibraltar, since the top of the rock monkey territory, Sylvanus (Barbary Apes) are monkeys without tail, and are the only Wild monkeys found in Europe.
Native to North Africa, its presence in Gibraltar is as old as the British presence, and probably brought by these as pets
Gibraltar, popularly known as Gib or The Rock , is a British territory at the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula, and which corresponds to a small peninsula with a narrow land border with Spain to the North, being a headland militarily strategic for Britain at the entrance to the Mediterranean Sea that separates Africa from the European continent.
The name Gibraltar is derived from the Arabic jabal al-Tariq expression that means mountain of Tarique "
Nobody has marked this note useful
- Copyright: Joao Correia (sogal) (1023)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-04-22
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: FujiFilm FinePix HS20 EXR, Fujinon 30X / 24-700 mm Eq. f.8-6.6, Hama UV 58mm
- Exposure: f/4, 1/800 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-05-15 1:28