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Rosia Bay, Gibraltar

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Visit Rosia Bay, a place of historical significance and natural beauty. Admiral Nelson's body was brought here after the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. Today, the area buzzes with many shops and restaurants. You can go swimming or snorkeling, or learn how to scuba dive at a local school. Changing rooms, pools, and a kids' area add convenience for families. Rosia Bay is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Gibraltar Edition.
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  • This was a stop on our tour of the island and it is very nice to spend a few minutes here. Our guide dropped us off so we could get good views of the lighthouse and the mosque. He pointed out that Afr...  more »
  • Here you can see a clear view of Africa, Spain and the Rock not to mention the lighthouse with the little houses with their backyards and the new mosque. When we were there, a painter was sitting unde...  more »
  • We tried to circumnavigate Gib by walking along this bay but you are blocked by a tunnel which says no walking . Despite the huge signs the workers at the entrance waved us on but after 50 yards we tu...  more »

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There are many budget and luxury options to choose from in Gibraltar, with the majority found on the western side of Gibraltar Nature Reserve, near the harbor. If you're looking for serious savings and good service, consider the family-run hostels near Montagu Bastion, or hotels on Cannon Lane.
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