Gibraltar view from Punta Carnero in Spain
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) (1027)
- 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
- Exposure: f/4
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-05-08 1:53