We took a day trip to Gibraltar and it was amazing.
One of our highlights of our trip to Spain. ( although Gibraltar is not in Spain)
We went on a boat ride to see wild and free dolphins. Most amazing experience! It was so amazing there were so many of them and they all looked so happy. They surrounded the boat and followed us out to open sea. Apparently they love doing this , it is fun and it is a lazy way for them to get around as they catch the current of the boat. It was a very choppy day so hard to get good pictures but I was so emotional seeing so many of them … and so many babies with their moms… the males apparently stay out in open waters more. We tried looking for whales but we were not that lucky that day. Maybe next time!
So strange how this cloud is almost always looming over the rock … a local told me that it is a good thing as it keeps the toxic crap from the refineries in Algeciras away.
Also kids got a kick out of the fact that we drove across a airport runway to drive into Gibraltar.
If you are in southern Spain I highly recommend a day trip here! Kids will love it!